An Alabama couple was killed Saturday in San Leon when a man police accuse of driving drunk plowed into a motorcycle.
A man driving a Chevrolet pickup struck the pair on their motorcycle about 6:30 p.m. in the 2300 block of FM 517, police said.
Emergency responders pronounced Jimmy Jenkins, 43, dead at the scene. Deborah Jenkins, 46, was taken by helicopter to John Sealy Hospital in Galveston, where she died during surgery.
Officials Monday had not disclosed the names of the two killed.
Police used a search warrant to draw a sample of the pickup driver's blood.
George Edward Buckminister III, 47, was charged with two counts of intoxication manslaughter. He was being held Monday in the Galveston County Jail on a $500,000 bond.