DRUNK DRIVER FLIPS CAR ONTO ROOF

at approximately 9:15 pm, officers were dispatched to Route 639 near Stone Mill Road for a report of a motor vehicle crash. Upon arrival, officers observed a 2000 Mazda 626 on its roof. Driver Alexander Lee, age 25, of Clinton Township, had the odor of an alcoholic beverage on his breath. He was also found to have an injury to his hand and was transported to the Hunterdon Medical Center for treatment. A sample of his blood was obtained for chemical testing to determine the content of alcohol in his blood. Mr. Lee was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Careless Driving, Failure to Inspect, and Failure to Wear Seatbelt. His vehicle was towed from the roadway and impounded. Passenger John Lynch, age 22, of High Bridge, also suffered apparent minor injuries.

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