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Deputy and passenger injured after suspected DUI collision in Channelview

Posted on Sunday, April 11th, 2021 at 8:52 pm    

CHANNELVIEW, TX – Two people, including a Harris County Sheriff’s deputy, were injured after a collision involving a suspected intoxicated driver on the East Freeway late last night.

According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened near STS Tank Leasing, located at 16915 E Freeway Service Road, just before midnight, as a deputy was attempting to pull over a person operating a U-Haul truck.

The deputy’s vehicle was struck from behind by a second driver, who is suspected of having been under the influence.

The deputy and the passenger in the second vehicle, a white BMW sedan, sustained non-critical injuries in the accident.

The crash remains under investigation.

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