Officer, 11-year-old killed during chase near Houston
from The Associated Press via The Dallas Morning News
A Houston-area police officer and an 11-year-old boy are dead after the officer’s patrol car collided with an SUV as he chased a suspected drunken driver. Trooper Richard Standifer says Patton Village police Sgt. Stacey Baumgartner died en route to a hospital after Sunday night's collision. The boy died at the scene and five other people in the SUV were critically hurt. The Texas Department of Public Safety has not released the name of the boy. The suspect, Garrett Nee, is being held on charges of intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault with a vehicle.
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