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Midland Teen Accused of Crashing Vehicle on Purpose

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland teen is accused of causing a crash on purpose with a woman inside his truck.

According to the affidavit, 19-year-old Juan Garcia and his girlfriend were on their way home from Buffalo Wild Wings.

The woman told officers they got in a fight and that's when Garcia punched her in the face.

The report says Garcia punched her a couple of more times and then said he'll kill her and their child.

Garcia then made a sharp turn and drove right into a building.

When questioned by police, Garcia said the woman was intoxicated and that she grabbed the steering wheel causing him to lose control and crash into the building.

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