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HOUSTON - Charges have been filed against a woman who drove the wrong-way on the Katy Freeway and killed a biker Saturday evening, police said.

Ashley Tran, 40, is charged with intoxication manslaughter, according to the Houston Police Department.

Police said the crash happened around 8 p.m. in the 11600 block of the Katy Freeway just west of Beltway 8. Tran is accused of driving her Nissan Maxima eastbound on the Katy Freeway s westbound mainlanes. She struck the victim, a 58-year-old man on a Goldwing motorcycle, head-on.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity has not yet been released.

Tran was sent to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. HPD said Tran was found to be intoxicated and was taken into custody.

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