News: One person dead following possible DUI collision in Highlands

Posted on Saturday, October 2nd, 2021 at 9:32 pm    

HIGHLANDS, TX – A man was killed in a collision that may have been the result of intoxicated driving late last night in eastern Harris County, according to KTRK.

The crash happened in Highlands near the intersection of N Magnolia Street and W Houston Street at about 11 p.m., when a driver reportedly ran a stop sign. The vehicle then crashed into a ditch.

The driver, who wasn’t immediately identified, may have been under the influence when the crash happened.

The victim, who was identified only as a man, was pronounced dead after the collision.

No further details are available at this time.

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