Just after 2 am Sunday morning a Montgomery County Hospital District Supervisor was responding to a call. As he entered the intersection of FM 1485 and Interstate 69 in New Caney he was struck by a vehicle. The supervisor had been moving westbound and when he entered the intersection a Hyndai Sonata traveling northbound on the feeder with no headlights struck the MCHD vehicle in the left drivers door spining it through the intersection.
The supervisor suffered minor injuries and did not require being transported to the hospital. The driver of the Sonata was transported to Kingwood Hospital wth very minor injuries. His frmale passenger who did not have a seat belt was taken to Kingwood in stable condition with a head injury, she did not have a seatbelt.
The driver of the Sonata has been identified as Juan c. Hoover, 32, of Mustang Rd. in Cleveland. He was admitted to Kingwood Hospital in stable condition. He is facing a charge of intoxicated assault causing serious bodily injury.
As Montgomery County Precinct 4 Deputy Skero left the scene he encountered another drunk driver who tried to strike him. He was transported to the Montgomery County Jail.