Harris County, TX (9/19/2021) – Two women are dead and a man was injured after a wreck in northwest Houston.
The accident occurred around 2:30 a.m. on FM 1960 and Falcon Road near the Willowbrook area. A sedan was headed westbound while a wrecker was headed eastbound on FM 1960. The sedan made a left turn in front of the wrecker, causing the crash.
The two women inside the sedan were pronounced dead at the scene. The man inside the sedan, the driver, was sent to the hospital in critical condition.
The driver of the wrecker was taken to the hospital with non-serious injuries.
The two women inside the sedan were pronounced dead at the scene. The male driver was taken to a nearby hospital in very critical condition.
The wrecker driver did not sustain any serious injuries.
The man was found to be intoxicated, and he has been charged with two counts of intoxication manslaughter.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Texas Car Accident Attorneys
According to Texas Law, Intoxication Manslaughter involves an intoxicated driver that causes the death of someone else while they are behind the wheel. Because two women were killed, and a driver is seen to be negligent while behind the wheel, it’s important to seek legal assistance who handles cases of negligence and Intoxication Manslaughter.
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