Thursday, November 8, 2018



PA man arrested in fatal Town of Thompson crash


MONTICELLO – 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 Town of Thompson.

Patrick Collins, 50, of Pennsylvania was charged with misdemeanor DWI and aggravated vehicular homicide as a felony. Investigation revealed he was drunk while driving a 2015 Toyota Corolla that struck a 2002 Honda Accord being operated by Luis Diaz, 33, of Monticello. Diaz was pronounced dead at the scene and his passenger was injured.

Diaz was driving east in the westbound lane of Route 17 when his car struck the other vehicle.



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