Stroudsburg Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide

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HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) — A 71-year-old Stroudsburg man has been charged with vehicular homicide after a fatal crash back in April of 2018.

State Police say Pedro Leon was driving drunk when his car crashed head-on into an SUV along State Route 209 in Hamilton Township. His wife, Ruth Leon, later died at a hospital. The other driver was injured.

Leon was arraigned Friday facing a slew of charges including vehicular homicide while DUI and was taken to the Monroe County Correctional Facility on $25,000 bail.

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