GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- An investigation is underway after a driver crashed into a patrol car then a tow truck operator, killing him.
Galveston police are waiting for 52-year-old Dianna Hoyler to be released from the hospital to arrest her. She is expected to be charged with intoxication manslaughter.
Gary Dubose was helping DPS troopers clear a scene near the Gulf Freeway and Teichman Road on Saturday.
Investigators say Hoyler slammed into a DPS patrol car, narrowly missing the trooper, before hitting Dubose.
The trooper tried to save him, but he died at the hospital.
Dubose drove for All American Towing.
Suspected drunk driver slams into DPS patrol car, killing tow truck driver in Galveston