Suspected drunken driver nearly hits officers while driving through fatal crash scene, police say
HOUSTON – One person was arrested Saturday after nearly hitting officers while driving through a fatal crash scene.
Police were investigating a crash where a man died after running a red light and crasing his vehicle.
Police said they were called to the crash scene around 1:30 a.m. Saturday in the area of Beechnut Street and South Gessner Road.
Investigators said the driver of a red Nissan pickup truck hit a minivan and black pickup truck.
The people in those vehicles are expected to be OK.
Police say the driver was speeding and not wearing a seat belt and that he was ejected from his truck and died.
While police were investigating, a suspected drunken driver drove through the scene almost, hitting officers.
That person was arrested and charged with DWI.
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