Deputy thrown from motorcycle in wreck in NE Houston

October 6, 2012 8:13:26 AM PDT
An off-duty deputy was thrown from his motorcycle early this morning in northeast Houston.

It happened around 3:30am on the Eastex Freeway near Crosstimbers. The Precinct 6 constable ran into a stopped car.

Authorities say they believe the woman in that car may have been drunk. She told them she was trying to turn around on the freeway.