A driver was killed and two Castle Hills Police Officers were hurt in an early morning accident, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.
Police say the officers were working an unrelated accident on Loop 410 at Honeysuckle about 3 AM when a driver in a pickup truck plowed into their patrol car.
She then smashed into a concrete barrier on the highway.
One of the officers was in the patrol car and suffered serious injuries. The second officer leaped thirty feet off the Honeysuckle Rd. bridge to avoid getting hit by the pickup. He was also rushed to the hospital in serious condition.
A female passenger in the pickup was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the pickup was detained and will be checked for DWI, and could face additional charges.