One charged with intoxication manslaughter in fatal crash


MIDLAND, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Midland Police have charged one person with intoxication manslaughter following a fatal crash Friday morning.

Police officials say the crash occurred near Interstate 20 and Loop 250. While investigating, officers learned one driver was headed east in the westbound lanes and struck another vehicle head-on.

One of the victims was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, according to a release.

Two others were transported to the hospital for treatment, according to a release. Police officials say they have charged the suspect who was driving on the wrong side of the road with intoxication manslaughter.

The identities of the charged and the victim killed in the crash have not been released.

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