Saturday night approximately 7:30pm Retired Houston Police Officer Dana Tweedie, 61, and his wife Linda Tweedie, 52, both of Spring were riding their 2012 Harley FLH westbound on Seawall Blvd. in Galveston at approximately 35 miles per hour.
Callie Inman, 18 of Dayton, Texas was pulling out of the Valero parking lot at 69th and Seawall. She turned left onto Seawall in front of Tweedie and his wife giving them no time to react and slamming into Inman who was driving a 2013 red Camaro rental vehicle. Galveston said there were many witnesses to the crash.
Dana Tweedie was transported to John Sealy Hospital in critical condition with internal injuries. He died at 8:59p.m.
Linda Tweedie, was also transported to John Sealy with a broken neck, spine, pelvis, and hip along with internal injuries and has been moved to the ICU unit at John Sealy.
Callie Inman has been charged with Intoxication Manslaughter and Intoxication Assault with a total of $150,000 in bonds.
Bill Reed with the Galveston County District Attorney’s Office also responded to the scene to assist in the investigation.
The Tweedie family has been known in the Houston Police Department for many years. Dana Tweedie also has a brother Bill who is also with the Houston Police Department.