November 9, 2018

Monroe County man arrested in fatal New York State crash


TOWN OF THOMPSON NY – An East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania man has been arrested and charged in connection with a fatal car crash on the night of October 16 in the Sullivan County Town of Thompson.

Patrick Collins, 50, was charged with aggravated vehicular homicide as a felony and misdemeanor DWI. Investigation revealed he was drunk while driving a car that struck another car driven by Luis Diaz, 33, of Monticello. Diaz died at the scene and his passenger was injured.

Collins was driving east in the westbound lane of Route 17 when the crash happened.

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