2 killed, 1 injured in suspected drunk driving crash in west San Antonio

Driver of Jeep slammed head-on into car on Old Highway 90 West at Callaghan Road

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:24:25 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 20 2013 10:21:29 AM CST
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SAN ANTONIO -

Two people died and another was critically injured following a head-on collision that San Antonio police said was caused by a drunk driver early Sunday morning on the West Side.  

The driver of a Jeep was headed on the westbound lanes of Old Highway 90 at Callaghan Road when she cut across the road, drove over the center guardrail and crashed into a car head-on.  

Police said two people inside the car became trapped and first responders had to cut the vehicle to get both victims out.

They were both pronounced dead at the scene. Police have not released their names.

The woman in the Jeep was taken to University Hospital in critical condition.  

Police said the Jeep driver was intoxicated and would face two charges of intoxication manslaughter. The driver's name has not been released.

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Published On: Jan 20 2013 09:36:35 AM CST   Updated On: Jan 21 2013 07:56:27 AM CST

Images of a suspected DWI crash that took the lives of two people Sunday morning on Old Highway 90 at Callaghan Road.

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