Safe to say Henry Ruggs III’s promising young football career may have just come to an end…
The 22-year-old Raiders WR was involved in a fiery crash early this morning in Las Vegas that resulted in the death of the other driver. Ruggs was driving his army green Chevrolet C8 Corvette when he struck a Toyota Rav4 in an intersection, killing the driver who was a 23-year-old woman. Ruggs remained on scene where he showed signs of impairment after being questioned by police. He was soon after taken to a local hospital for treatment on non-life threatening injuries.
Here is the statement released by Las Vegas Metro PD –
Ruggs will reportedly be charged with DUI resulting in death.
The former Alabama star was drafted 12th overall by Las Vegas in the 2020 NFL Draft.
The team released the following statement regarding the matter.