Homeless man killed after suspected drunk driver runs over him

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HOUSTON, TX —  Houston police say a drunk driver hit and killed a homeless man overnight.

It happened early this morning at the Gulf Freeway feeder road near Airport Boulevard.

Police say the car’s driver was headed north on the feeder road when she attempted to turn onto Airport. She lost control, jumped the curb, and hit a homeless man who was sleeping under the bridge.

Officers suspect she was driving drunk. Weather could have also played a role.

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