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Driver additionally charged after crashing vehicle into Midland home

(Source: Midland Co. Sheriff's Office) (Source: Midland Co. Sheriff's Office)

UPDATE: Miguel Ruiz has been additionally charged with two counts of injury to the elderly due to two people being inside the residence at the time of the crash who suffered minor injuries. 


UPDATE: The victim was identified as Granbury woman, Belinda Hogan, 56. 

We're told Midland resident, Miguel Ruiz, 25, was traveling southbound on Mark Lane in a Ford Mustang when he failed to stay in a single lane and struck a tree.

He then hit Hogan then a residence on LaSalle Circle. 

Ruiz was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening-injuries and was arrested for intoxication manslaughter. 

Hogan was pronounced dead on scene. 


One person is dead after a driver ran into a Midland home. 

We're told this happened on the 4500 block of La Salle Circle. 

One person was injured and the other was killed. Information on those involved will be released later today. 

The cause is still under investigation. 

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