On December 14, 2016 at around 2:05 PM, Pearland Police received a call of a drunk driver southbound on Main St. An officer located the vehicle and attempted to initiate a stop; however, the suspect fled westbound on Bailey Road. At the intersection of Bailey and Veterans Drive, the suspect crashed into a Brazoria County Sheriff’s Department patrol car and another vehicle. The impact flipped the suspect’s vehicle.
The suspected drunk driver was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital by LifeFlight. The BCSO deputy and another driver were taken to the hospital by ground ambulance. All are expected to recover.