MOUNT OLIVE TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – A 20-year-old New York man is facing multiple charges including reckless vehicular homicide following a fatal crash on Interstate 80 in Mount Olive Township early Sunday morning,according to Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Acting Superintendent Colonel Patrick J. Callahan of the New Jersey State Police.
Chevron B. Rolle of Far Rockaway was charged with one count of second-degree reckless vehicular homicide, one count of fourth-degree obstructing administration of law and one count of possession of marijuana.
It is alleged that Rolle was the driver of a motor vehicle involved in a single vehicle crash that occurred at mile post 26.4 on Interstate 80 Wwestbound in Mount Olive Township. The investigation revealed that there was one other passenger in the vehicle at the time of the crash. The passenger, who was later identified as Maneya Green, 18, of New York City, NY died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.
It is further alleged that after the crash, Rolle initially provided false information to the responding officers regarding the circumstances surrounding the crash and the occupants of the vehicle. In addition, Rolle exhibited signs of being under the influence.
Members of the New Jersey State Police and the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit contributed to this investigation.
Rolle was scheduled for a first appearance in Morris County Superior Court on July 29.
Anyone with information about this investigation is encouraged to contact the New Jersey State Police at 973-347-1001 or the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit at 973-285-6200.
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