Former NFL Player Henry Ruggs to Admit DUI in Fatal Crash

Henry Ruggs, former Las Vegas Raiders player, is expected to plead guilty for driving under the influence and causing a crash that killed a woman. The plea deal may lead to a prison sentence of 3 to 10 years. Ruggs was driving at speeds up to 156 mph and twice the legal alcohol limit in Nevada when he crashed into Tina Tintor's vehicle.

Former Las Vegas Raiders player Henry Ruggs has agreed to plead guilty to drunk driving and causing a fatal accident that killed 23-year-old Tina Tintor in November 2021.

The NFL player, who was released from the team after the incident, was allegedly driving at speeds of up to 156 mph in a 45 mph zone at the time of the crash.

He was also found to have a blood-alcohol level of 0.16%, which is twice the legal limit in Nevada. As part of a plea deal, Ruggs is expected to receive a sentence of three to 10 years in state prison, including six months for a guilty plea to misdemeanor manslaughter. Ruggs will enter his plea on May 10, and his sentencing will follow on a later date.