A drunken man sped and rear-ended another car on the Eastex Freeway. The car that was hit, became stuck at an overpass and was hit by an 18-wheeler. The driver of that car was killed and the car’s passenger was taken to the hospital in serious condition.  Authorities say the suspected drunk driver jumped over a freeway wall and got away.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact HPD’s Hit and Run unit at 713-247-4065.

Our experienced legal team of Texas Trucking Accident LawyersHouston Motorcycle Accident Specialists, and Greater Houston Area Auto Accident Attorneys is available to provide a free evaluation of your case.  Please contact the lawyers of Schechter, Shaffer & Harris, L.L.P., Accident & Injury Lawyers  at [email protected] or toll-free at (713) 364-0723.