Minh Hoang Tran Killed, Teen Injured in Alleged Intoxicated Driving Accident in Cypress, TX
Harris County, TX — July 23, 2023, Minh Hoang Tran was killed and a teenager was hurt due to an alleged intoxicated driving accident late Sunday on Greenhouse Road.
Authorities said that the accident happened at approximately 8:45 p.m. at the intersection of Greenhouse Road and Tuckerton Road.
In their statements, Harris County Sheriff's Office investigators said that 20-year-old Minh Hoang Tran of Cypress and a 14-year-old boy were in a vehicle that was going northbound on Greenhouse. While crossing through the intersection, it appears that an eastbound Ford F-350 ran the light and crashed into Tran's vehicle.
As a result of the collision, Minh Hoang Tran sustained fatal injuries. The 14-year-old passenger had injuries described as critical. It's unclear if there were other injuries.
Authorities at this time allege that the driver of the Ford was intoxicated at the time of the crash. There are currently pending charges for intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault. No additional details have been released at this time.