Ashley Michell Barnett, 21, Bayou Body Count No. 286
Intoxication manslaughter charges have been filed against a man who drunkenly rammed into two cars while speeding on the Eastex Freeway Saturday night, police say.
Oscar Javier Sanchez in is custody in relation to the death of a 21-year-old female, Ashley Michelle Barnett, who was killed.
The viictim's identity is pending confirmation.
Police say Sancez was speeding in a Ford Mustang southbonund in the 7500 block of the Eastex about 10 p.m. Saturday when he collided with two other southbound vehicles, a Dodge Ram and a Dodge Avenger.
The female victim was a passenger in the Ram and was ejected from her seat and pronounced dead at the scene.
"The drivers of the Ram and the Avenger suffered serious injuries and were transported to an area hospital. The suspect was taken into custody at the scene," HPD says.
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in Houston, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday.