2-year-old killed, 3 others injured after a 19-year-old suspected drunk driver hit the car

A 2-year-old girl killed, a 3-year-old boy hospitalized, and their parents are also seriously injured in an accident where a 19-year-old suspected drunk driver is involved.
This incident took place at 10:30 p.m. Saturday when a Garland Police officer tried to pull over a suspected drunk driver behind the wheel of a black Nissan.
The officer tried to pull over 19-year-old Adrian Maldonado driver who crossed a red light at a high rate of speed while southbound on Broadway Boulevard, at Oates Road.
While the officer tried to pull over his vehicle, Maldonado crossed another red light at Duck Creek.
The officer called for assistance, and a DPS helicopter followed the vehicle while the officers were chasing the driver.
According to Police officers, Maldonado was driving at 100 miles per hour while on I-635 and had turned off the headlights of his vehicle.
For safety concerns, officers stopped chasing the vehicle, but the DPS helicopter continued following him. Pedro Barineau, with Garland Police Department said "Our officer decided to create some space and slow down, hoping that by creating a situation where the suspect no longer saw the police vehicles behind him, he would slow down. However, the driving habits did not change,"
Maldonado then crossed I-635 and crossed another red light while turning onto westbound Northwest Highway.

As he approached Shiloh Road, a white Ford Mustang was passing the intersection. Maldonado crossed the red light and hit the Mustang. The DPS helicopter contacted the ground officer who then arrived at the scene.
There were four people inside the Mustang including a 2-year-old girl (who is dead now), a 3-year-old boy (hospitalized), and their parents (in serious condition). All three of them are in critical condition.
Maldonado was driving with a 19-year-old Denise Vivas in Nissan flew away from the scene on foot, but were arrested with help from the DPS helicopter.
Maldonado faces intoxication manslaughter charges, three counts of intoxication assault, and evading arrest, Vivas faces evading arrest charges.
Officers stated that Maldonado had charges of burglary of a habitation in Dallas County.

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