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News: Driver charged in deadly DWI crash on Long Point Rd.

Posted on Tuesday, November 16th, 2021 at 10:43 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A man has been charged in connection to a fatal crash in west Houston early Sunday morning.

According to a report by HPD, 21-year-old Flavio Espinoza was heading west on Long Point Road when he ran the red light at Adkins Road at about 3:40 a.m.

Espinoza’s vehilce slammed into a blue Toyota as it was traveling through the intersection.

The Toyota’s front seat passenger, a 44-year-old woman, suffered fatal injuries in the crash.

Espinoza was arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter after showing signs of impairment at the scene.

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