Houston, TX – Officer Injured In North Sam Houston Tollway Collision
Houston, TX (June 17, 2019) – At 2 a.m. on June 16, Houston police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a major collision on the North Sam Houston Tollway.
Reports from the incident show that a Toll Road Deputy’s vehicle was struck from behind by a drunk driver while on a traffic stop at the intersection of the North Sam Houston Tollway and the TC-Jester.
The officer was injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital for head, neck, and back injuries.
Two other people were also injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
The driver of the vehicle, who was identified as Reese Pompey, was arrested and faces charges of Intoxication assault on a peace officer.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
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