Driver pleads guilty in museum curator's death

September 14, 2009 2:12:57 PM PDT
The man who killed a founder of Houston's famous Art Car parade has cut a deal with Harris County prosecutors.Dustin Allen Poe pleaded guilty to intoxication manslaughter. Poe faces two to 20 years in prison and will receive his sentence in January.

Police say Poe was intoxicated when he crashed into a parked car near the Heights in May 2008. The parked car struck and killed Tom Jones, the curator of the Art Car Museum.

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