1 person injured after alleged drunk driver causes crash on Route 1 South of Route 130 in North Brunswick, New Jersey.
Christopher Mertens Arrested For Suspected DUI Crash
Patch.com reported that on August 8th around 9 p.m., Christopher Mertens was driving with his children the car on Route 1 south of Route 130 in North Brunswick, NJ. Mertens was allegedly speeding and under the influence of alcohol.
Mertens rear-ended another vehicle, which caused it to turn over and catch on fire. The victim driving the other vehicle was injured and hospitalized for his burns. The passenger of the car, and Mertens children, were also taken to the hospital but later released.
Merten was arrested on various charges relating to the accident.