Suspected drunk driver blamed for deadly wreck

The driver of an Expedition was arrested after hitting a van head-on, killing that vehicle's driver.

January 22, 2013 2:52:26 AM PST
Deputies say a drunk driver caused a crash that killed one person in southwest Houston early this morning.

The accident happened on Highway 6 near Westpark around 1am.

Investigators say the driver of a Ford Expedition rear-ended a car, lost control and veered into oncoming traffic. The Expedition then hit a van head-on. The driver of the van was killed.

Deputies arrested the driver of the Expedition on driving drunk. That person is expected to face intoxication manslaughter charges.

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