A woman and two of her children died and a third child is in a hospital on life support after a fiery seven-vehicle crash Sunday in northern Harris County.
Authorities believed an impaired driver caused the crash.
The accident happened at around 8:30 p.m..
The car in which the woman, her 7-month-old infant, 5-year-old child and 2-year-old child were riding caught fire when it was struck from behind by the vehicle whose driver is suspected of being impaired, Harris County Pct. 4 Constable Mark Herman said.
The woman, the infant and the 5-year-old died.
The toddler was flown to Memorial Herman Hospital
The driver believed to have caused the accident is hospitalized, but could face intoxication manslaughter charges, Herman said.