MIDLAND, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Midland Police are investigating following a fatal hit-and-run crash overnight.
Police officials say the crash occurred in the area of Eisenhower and Leisure. While investigating, officers learned the suspects were in a stolen vehicle when they ran a stop sign and collided with another vehicle, according to MPD.
The suspects then ran from the scene, police say. They have been charged with multiple offenses, including murder.
The driver of the second vehicle was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and the passenger in the second vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a release.
Next of kin has been notified, and we are working on details like names and the condition of the driver that was sent to the hospital in critical condition.