A photo of the suspect is attached to this news release.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant K. Shaw and Officer K. Will reported:
Sanchez was driving a white Ford Mustang at a high rate of speed on the Eastex Freeway when his vehicle struck a black Dodge Ram pickup truck and then a black Dodge Avenger. All three vehicles were traveling in the southbound lanes. The female victim, a passenger in the Dodge Ram, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. The drivers of the Ram and the Avenger suffered serious injuries and were transported to an area hospital. The suspect was taken into custody at the scene.