HOUSTON, TX – A woman died and her husband was arrested following a suspected DWI crash on I-45 early Monday morning.
According to ABC 13, the crash was reported at about midnight along Greens Road, near the I-45 on-ramp.
Responding officers believe the man was intoxicated when he lost control of his vehicle or unknown reasons and crashed into a utility pole. His 60-year-old wife was rushed to the hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries later on.
The driver was arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter. His identity is being withheld pending further investigation.
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