21-Year-Old NJ Man Charged With DWI In Fatal Crash

EDISON – According to the authorities, 21-year-old Mandeep Singh was driving under the influence of alcohol when he caused an accident early Saturday morning which left one individual dead.

Singh was going on Old Post Road at about 5 a.m. when he lost control of his vehicle, veered off the road and crashed into a tree near Preston Street.

22-year-old Joel Patrone sustained serious injuries in the accident and he was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead an hour later.

Singh and the woman travelling in his vehicle were taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Their injuries were non-life threatening, so they are now in stable condition.

According to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey, he has been charged for DUI.

The police are investigating the case.


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