Bizarre wreck hurts mom, son, charges questioned

CROSBY – A pregnant mother and her two year old son were injured when their van was rear ended by a Dodge pickup truck on June 24 at the intersection of Krenek Rd. and FM 2100.

Harris County Sheriff’s Deputies reports indicate the accident occurred that Thursday at about 4:30 p.m. According to the report, the driver of the van, Danyel Reuter, of Highlands, was sitting at the red light on FM 2100 with her two year old son in back seat when the van was struck by the pickup of Eugene Edward Blake of Crosby.

The report indicates that Blake’s license was suspended. He was charged with Failure to Control Speed and No Proof of Financial Responsibility.

Contributing factors to the accident were cited by Deputy Paul Begley of the Wallisville Substation as failure to control speed and taking medication. The report is indicated as final.

Sources indicate Blake’s license was suspended for medical reasons.