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Hackettstown man charged with DWI after Morris County crash

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) –  A Hackettstown man was charged with driving while intoxicated after a crash Monday night in Washington Township.

On July 11, at around 6:27 p.m., police responded to the area of 98 Naughright Road tor a reported overturned motor vehicle crash, police said.

When officers arrived, police located the driver who was the sole occupant of the vehicle standing off to the side of the roadway, police said.

A subsequent investigation revealed that the driver, who was identified as a 22-year-old Hackettstown man, was driving while intoxicated, police said.

He was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, and failure to keep right, police said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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