Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Crash at 9900 Sweetwater LaneNovember 17, 2015 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in a fatal crash at 9900 Sweetwater Lane about 3:40 p.m. on Monday (November 16).
The suspect, Sesar Ramon Chacon (H/m, 25), is charged with intoxication manslaughter in the 183rd State District Court. A photo of Chacon is not available for release at this time.
The male victim, 23, was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant A. Vanderbull and Officer B. Clarke reported:
Chacon was driving a tan Honda Accord northbound on Sweetwater Lane at a high rate of speed when the vehicle veered off the roadway and struck an iron fence. The victim, a passenger, was killed on impact. Chacon was detained and found to be intoxicated. He was then transported to Ben Taub General Hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.
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