Man Charged with Intoxication Manslaughter Following Fatal Houston Crash on Gulf Freeway Service Road
Kuaterria Tremayne Bailey, aged 45, is facing charges of intoxication manslaughter and possession of a controlled substance following a fatal crash that occurred at 9300 Gulf Freeway (South Interstate Highway 45) service road around 12:50 a.m. on Thursday, November 2.
The identity of the 62-year-old female victim is awaiting verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
The victim was operating a black Toyota Corolla traveling northbound on the service road and had come to a stop at a red light at the aforementioned location when a gray Nissan Rogue, driven by Bailey, failed to control its speed and collided with the rear of the Toyota.
Tragically, the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by Houston Fire Department paramedics.
Meanwhile, Bailey was transported to a local hospital to receive treatment for injuries sustained in the crash.
Following an investigation, authorities determined that Bailey was impaired, leading to his subsequent charges. After he receives medical treatment and is released from the hospital, Bailey will be transferred to the Harris County Jail.