Man Faces Intoxication Manslaughter charges in Pleasant Grove crash that killed 3: Police


Three people were killed early Saturday morning when a suspected drunken driver caused a crash in Pleasant Grove, Dallas police say.

At about 2:47 a.m., a 24-year-old man was speeding down northbound South Masters Drive near the intersection with Old Seagoville Road and hit the front of a vehicle that had been trying to turn onto Old Seagoville from southbound South Masters Drive, police said.

The man's vehicle spun and and rolled onto the top before stopping on its wheels in a grassy field. The passenger in the vehicle was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The vehicle that was hit was pushed onto the sidewalk and the driver and passenger both died at the scene.

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