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Midland Police Reconstruct Scene of Deadly Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Midland Police return to the scene of a deadly DWI wreck on Wednesday.

The intersection of Rankin Highway and I-20 was blocked off for several hours.

Detectives were recreating the accident that killed 59-year-old Eva Jones.

The Odessa woman died Saturday afternoon.

Police say 22-year-old Robert Booth was driving drunk, when he crashed into jones car.

He's been charged with intoxication manslaughter.

Booth has also been slapped with another charge of having a controlled substance in jail.

Police tell NewsWest 9, he was smoking cigarettes while in custody.

His bond is set at more than one million dollars.   

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