HOUSTON --- A 50-year-old Houston woman is facing a charge of intoxication manslaughter after she drove her SUV into a bus stop Wednesday, killing a father and injuring his baby, police said.

Police said Brenda Gail Johnson was intoxicated, possibly on prescription medications, when she plowed into a bus stop on West Little York around 9 a.m. and killed 31-year-old Theodore Jones.

Jones was at the stop with his pregnant wife and 7-month-old son, Seth, headed to a doctor s appointment.

Jones wife Megan says he pushed Seth s baby carriage out of the way of the oncoming vehicle.

I basically see the whole thing over and over, so I remember the whole thing, said Jones. I saw the car coming and I told him to move our child out of the way so he was in the process of moving my child away.

The SUV hit Jones and clipped the stroller. Jones was pronounced dead at the scene. His son was taken to the hospital in stable condition with a broken arm.

My husband is just that great. He would put his life above others, she said. At first I was hysterical, but right now I keep my mind on the Lord. He s keeping me.

Jones wife has scrapes and scratches on her arm. The couple also has a 7-year-old daughter, who was at school at the time of the incident.

Police said Johnson kept driving after she hit Jones and the baby, weaving her way down West Little York.

An HPD officer, alerted of the erratic driver by a witness, was following Johnson and put on his lights after he saw her hit the bus stop.

The officer said Johnson s SUV eventually left the roadway, drove into a ditch, struck a culvert, flipped over and crashed into the right side of a Honda Accord near T.C. Jester.

The Honda driver was not injured.

Johnson was taken to Memorial Hermann in stable condition, where she was treated for non-life-threatening injuries and her blood was tested.

When she was released, she was taken to jail.

Her husband, Othell Johnson, said his wife is remorseful.

Truly she cried a lot because of the family, because of the situation, so she does express sympathy for that situation, he said. We want to express our sympathy to the family of the individual who died. Truly, we will be praying for that family. What my wife did is not [intentional], so we want the family to know that they do have prayers and, we too, need your prayers.

Jones said she accepted his sentiments.

I thank him for his support, she said. And I don t want to hold no grudges because one day I want to be with my Heavenly Father, so that s the only thing keeping me right now.

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