One Dead, Three Hurt in Monroe County Crash; Driver Charged

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Pa -- A man from New York faces homicide charges for a drunk driving crash that killed a passenger in his SUV.

Police say the SUV slammed into a tree along Route 715 near Tannersville just after 9 p.m. Tuesday.

A passenger in the back seat died in the wreck.

Officers in Monroe County say the driver, Ramon Ramchandra, 34, of Richmond Hill, New York, was intoxicated and registered at twice the legal limit when he was tested at the crash scene.

Three others were injured in the crash.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.