HOPE TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – A Georgia man was charged with driving while intoxicated after he crashed into a tree Sunday afternoon in Hope Township that left two of his passengers injured, according to New Jersey State Police spokesperson Alejandro Goez.
The crash happened at around 3:40 p.m. in the area of 1036 Hope Bridgeville Road (Route 519), Goez said.
According to Goez, a Hyundai Elantra, driven by Darryl Taylor, 35, of Norcross, GA, went off the roadway and struck a tree.
Hope Township Firefighters extricated one person, while two others in the vehicle self extricated themselves.
The two female adult passengers suffered non life-threatening injuries and were transported to St. Luke’s hospital, Goez said. Their names were not released.
Taylor was arrested and charged with DWI, Goez said.