Drunk driving charges filed in head-on crash into snow plow

By: NewsCenter 16 staff Email
By: NewsCenter 16 staff Email

MARSHALL COUNTY Two people had to be extricated from a vehicle after crashing head on into a snow plow.

It happened Saturday night on Michigan Road south of Argos.

Neither of the people in the Trailblazer suffered life threatening injuries, according to 1050 The Chief.

22-year-old Juan Ruiz was the driver in the crash. He crossed the center line and ran into the snow plow. At the hospital, he blew a .183 BAC, but he refused to take a certified test.

Ruiz was arrested for operating while intoxicated, public intoxication and operating a vehicle without ever having obtained a license.


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