HOUSTON, TX – Two people have died after a wrong-way driver refused to pull over during a police chase on Monday night, according to Fox San Antonio.
The accident happened along Veterans Memorial at around 9 p.m.
Harris County police officers attempted to pull over a driver for speeding, but the driver swerved into oncoming traffic lanes to avoid them.
The driver struck a bicycle rider and then crashed into an oncoming Buick.
The driver of the Buick and bicyclist were taken to a nearby hospital, where they both died.
The suspect faces two counts of felony murder for causing the accident.
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