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Henry Ruggs III Biography
Who was Henry Ruggs III ?
Henry Ruggs III faces a DUI charge for a fatal accident in the Southwest Valley Tuesday morning, authorities said.
Henry Ruggs III is an American football wide receiver for the Las Vegas Raiders of the National Football League. He was a three-sport athlete in high school and played college football at Alabama. Wikipedia
The accident was reported around 3:39 a.m. on Rainbow Boulevard and Spring Valley Parkway South, just north of Tropicana Avenue, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police.
How old was Henry Ruggs III ?
January 24, 1999 (age 22 years), Alabama, United States
Nataki Ruggs, Henry Ruggs Jr.
LVMPD’s Fatal Detail detectives have been called in and would take up the investigation, police said.
Ruggs’s attorneys, David Chesnoff and Richard Schonfeld, said in a statement that they are conducting their own investigation “and asking everyone to reserve the trial until all the facts are gathered.”
Henry Ruggs III Car Accident
In an email, a police spokesperson confirmed that the accident involved a Chevrolet Corvette driven by Ruggs and a Toyota Rav4. Investigators believe the Chevrolet collided with the rear of the Toyota, which caught fire.
Firefighters responded and one person was found dead in the Toyota, police said.
Ruggs remained at the scene and showed signs of deterioration. He was taken to UMC for treatment and his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
LVMPD says he will face a charge of driving under the influence resulting in death.
Ruggs, 22, is in his second season in the NFL. The Raiders selected him with the 12th overall pick in the 2020 draft.
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According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Ruggs agreed to a standard four-year rookie contract worth $ 16.7 million that includes a fifth-year option. Las Vegas made Ruggs the first wide receiver in the 2020 NFL draft.
Today TMZ first reported that Ruggs was potentially involved in a serious car accident. The Las Vegas Metro Police Department has since issued a statement confirming his involvement, adding that he will be charged.
The accident took place early in the morning and involved a Chevrolet Corvette, driven by Ruggs, and a Toyota Rav4.
Metro police identified Ruggs Death
Metro police identified Ruggs as the driver of the vehicle that caused the accident, resulting in the death of one. He did not flee the scene, but showed signs of deterioration.
He is reportedly being treated at a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries. Ruggs will be charged with a DUI that will result in death.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.