MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Mixed Martial Arts fighter Desmond Green was arrested Wednesday in Broward County.
Green is facing DUI Manslaughter and other charges for a crash that killed two women last year.READ MORE: Parkland first responder weighs in on Uvalde massacre: ‘It’s gut wrenching’
The 29-year-old competes for the Ultimate Fighting Championship, known as the UFC.
Green lost control of his SUV while driving on I-75 near Pembroke Pines in August of 2018.READ MORE: Residents fed up with Biscayne Bay parties
He slammed into a tractor trailer, causing a massive chain reaction crash involving five other cars.MORE NEWS: 'Hidden Worlds': An immersive voyage into deepest oceans & mesmerizing mangroves through state-of-the-art technology
Two passengers inside one of the cars died and several others were injured.