READINGTON, NJ – Police here arrested a Hunterdon man after a July 3 crash that sent his passenger to the hospital.
Police were dispatched to the single-vehicle incident at the intersection of Route 22 East and Potterstown Road around 8 p.m. When officers arrived, police said they found Thomas C. Jones, 63, of Lebanon, was driving a Pontiac and had crashed into a stone wall and fish pond.
Jones was treated at the scene for minor injuries and charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, unsafe lane change, driving while suspended, hindering apprehension and assault by auto.
A 72-year-old female passenger was treated for her injuries and taken to Morristown Memorial Hospital, police said.
After processing at Police Headquarters, Jones was released with a summons to appear in Superior Court.