Drunk driver dies after crashing truck into Harris County home

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HARRIS COUNTY, TX – Alcoholic beverages found inside and outside of a truck tell investigators exactly what caused a deadly crash in Harris County on Tuesday night.

Around 9:30 p.m., deputies say the truck’s driver was speeding north on Telge Rd. when he went into the ditch for some reason. He kept driving, hitting a fence and eventually coming to a stop when he crashed into the side of a house.

A woman inside the home was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, but the truck’s driver died at the scene.