Orange County man indicted in fatal drunken driving crashPosted: Updated:
An Orange County man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter after a crash that killed a passenger in his car.
Police say Robert Higgins, 24, of Highland Mills was drunk when he crashed into a tanker truck on Route 32 last December in Woodbury.
Officials say he had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit.
Higgins was arraigned Tuesday and is scheduled to appear in court next month.