Man Arrested in Connection to 2-Year-Old’s Death
NEAR LA BLANCA – DPS arrested a man in connection to a fatal crash that killed a toddler.
Ruben Hernandez, 29, of Mexico, was arrested on Monday. He’s charged with intoxication manslaughter and three counts of intoxication assault.
DPS said a family in a SUV was heading west on Monte Cristo when a car heading east veered into the westbound lanes. The car hit the family’s vehicle head on.
The 2-year-old, Acel Cuellar, was killed during the collision.
The surviving family members remain hospitalized.
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