Teen killed, drunken driver to be charged in wreck

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HARRIS COUNTY - A man faces charges after police said he was drunk and caused a fatal crash in north Harris County.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Friday near the intersection of Kleinbrook and Bammel N. Houston.

Police said a man was driving a Honda Accord when he ran a red light and T-bonded a Nissan Maxima driven by a teenage girl.

The 19-year-old died at the scene.

The man was transported to a local hospital in stable condition. Authorities said he was intoxicated.

Officials said manslaughter charges are expected to be filed against him.

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