Motorist Killed by Drunk Driver in West HoustonMay 28, 2011
On May 28, 2011, Houston investigators say a 22 year-old man may be charged with intoxicated manslaughter after running a red light and striking another vehicle at Harwin and Beltway 8 in far west Houston. According to reports, the man was traveling southbound on Beltway 8 in silver Volkswagen Golf when he ran the red light at Harwin. Witnesses say the Golf then collided with a black Ford Mustang headed eastbound. Houston authorities reported the driver of the black Mustang died at the scene. Witnesses say officers arrested the 22 year-old driver of the Golf after he tried to run away on foot.