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News: Major hit-and-run crash on I-69 leaves 1 dead, 2 injured

Posted on Tuesday, November 16th, 2021 at 10:36 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Houston police were called to the scene of a hit-and-run crash involving four vehicles that left one person killed, and another injured on Sunday.

According to a report by HPD, the crash occurred at 2:50 a.m. when a red Suzuki was rear-ended by an unknown vehicle in the northbound lanes of I-69 near Greenbriar Drive.

The driver of the Suzuki lost control and overturned into roadway, where it was struck by a third vehicle, a silver Infiniti. Moment’s later the Suzuki was hit a third bime by an oncoming BMW.

Two passengers in the Suzuki were able to extricate a third passenger. That individual was transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries.

The unidentified driver of the Suzuki was pronounced dead at the scene.

The BMW’s driver, a 33-year-old man, was taken to a nearby hospital and subsequently charged with DWI.

No further identifying information regarding the driver responsible for their crash or thier vehicle is available at this time.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston car accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.