Two people dead, three children injured in east Bexar County car crash

Two people are dead and three children were injured following a crash in east Bexar County. The sheriff’s office says that the driver could face intoxication manslaughter charges.

The accident happened just before noon on Loop 1604 near FM 1346.

Deputies say that two vehicles collided head-on after one of the vehicles veered onto oncoming lanes while trying to pass.

A man and woman in one of the vehicles died moments after the crash.

The driver of the other vehicle, whom deputies believe was under the influence, suffered minor injuries.

Three children were also hurt in the crash, one of whom was flown to University Hospital. The other two were taken by ambulance. All three are expected to survive.

No word yet on which of the two vehicles the children were in.

Officials are waiting on the driver’s toxicology results.

(© 2016 KENS)


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