Area & state briefs: Alleged DWI crash kills teen, injures another
Alleged DWI crash kills teen, injures another
An alleged drunken driver hit a tree outside Devers late Saturday, leaving one passenger dead and another hurt.
Ryan Dean Birdwell, 23, was driving north on SH 61 about 11:30 p.m., according to the Department of Public Safety.
Garrett Haidusek, 16, was
declared dead at the scene and Lucas Hughes, 14, was transported to
Houston's Memorial Hermann Hospital with a broken leg.