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Charges Filed in Fatal LaGrange Co. Buggy Crash

Velda and Mellisa Jo Miller were killed Saturday after a car crashed into their buggy.

LAGRANGE COUNTY, Ind. – The driver who crashed into a buggy on Saturday, killing two people, faces  criminal charges in LaGrange County.

Jazieel DeLeon, 21, of Ligonier, faces two counts of Operating While Intoxicated Causing Death.

DeLeon hit a buggy on County Road 800 South, leading to deaths of 44-year-old Velda Miller of Ligonier and her 15-year-old daughter, Melissa Joe. 

The third person in the buggy, Ervin Miller, injured his neck but survived the crash.

A court date has not been announced.

(Photo by John Greim/LightRocket via Getty Images)

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