FORT WORTH (CBSDFW) – Police arrest a driver they say caused the deaths of an elderly husband and wife in Euless Tuesday night.
According to Euless and Fort Worth Police, 37-year-old Kevin Undrel Jernigan hit several cars at South Main street and Pipeline Road around 6:00 pm Tuesday.READ MORE: 1 Injured, At Least 24 Units Destroyed After Fire At Fort Worth Apartment Complex
Police say 80-year-old Louise Hudson’s injuries from the accident were severe and she was pronounced dead at the scene. Her husband, 79-year-old James Hudson was transported to JPS where he later died.READ MORE: 'This Is Beyond Bullying': Justice Sought For Plano ISD Boy Allegedly Abused By Haggard Middle School Students
Police Jernigan kept going after hitting the Hudson’s vehicle, ran a red light a few blocks away and hit several other cars.
Jernigan has been charged with two counts of intoxication manslaughter. He is currently being held in the Tarrant County jail.MORE NEWS: Data Shows 66% Drop In Risk Of Contracting COVID-19 In Dallas County
No other injuries were reported.