Police: Drunk driver fatally strikes pedestrian

May 24, 2010 12:25:47 PM PDT
A drunk driver struck and killed a pedestrian crossing a street on Houston's west side. Police say the 66-year-old victim of Woodrid, Illinois, was crossing westbound at 500 Durham about 6:15pm Sunday when he was struck by a white Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The suspect, Brian Madden, 36, is charged with intoxication manslaughter.