UPDATE: Suspect arrested in connection to drunk driving crash on the Southwest Freeway

Posted on Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021 at 2:00 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A suspect was arrested in connection to the fatal drunk driving crash that took place on the Southwest Freeway on Sunday morning, the Houston Police Department reports.

Authorities say Michael David Arevealo was driving a black pickup truck while intoxicated near 9300 Southwest Freeway just after 3 a.m. He lost control of his car and hit a light pole, spinning his car into traffic.

His car was then hit by a 72-year-old man driving a silver Nissan Murano.

Murano has since been charged with intoxication manslaughter.

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