A 61-year old retired police officer was recently killed in a motorcycle accident just an hour southeast of Houston. The retired police officer was recently killed when an alleged drunk teenaged-driver crashed into the motorcycle the victim was driving. The victim’s wife, a 52-year old police officer currently serving, was also on the motorcycle when the 18-year old alleged drunk driver plowed into the motorcycle with her passenger vehicle.
The alleged drunk driver was pulling out of a gas station parking lot when she struck the couple. The retired police officer died at the scene of the accident and his wife was taken to the hospital in critical condition. The alleged drunk driver was arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault.