Midland Mom Facing Charges in Connection with Weekend Wreck

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland mom is facing charges after a weekend wreck.

Police say she was racing when she caused the crash.

32-year-old Jessica Hernandez has been charged with racing and DWI with a juvenile passenger.

The wreck happened Saturday near the intersection of Dengar and Midland Drive.

Police say Hernandez was racing southbound when she hit an SUV trying to make a left hand turn from the other direction.

Neither Hernandez nor the driver of the SUV were hurt.

Hernandez's daughter and another teen riding with her were treated for minor injuries.