HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Authorities say a man facing a DWI charge has died after the patrol vehicle taking him to jail was hit by another suspected drunken driver’s car in a wrong-way crash near Houston.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office says two deputies were transporting the suspect to jail late Sunday when their vehicle was struck head-on by a car going the wrong way down an entrance ramp on the Westpark Tollway.

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Officials say the man in custody was pronounced dead early Monday. One deputy broke his foot, while the other has a head injury. Both were hospitalized Monday in stable condition.

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The driver of the wrong-way vehicle, Patrick Njogu, suffered a broken leg and was also stable. Authorities say Njogu, who has three prior drunken driving convictions in different states, will face a murder charge.

Additional charges could be pressed for intoxication assault of a peace officer.

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