First responders dispatched to fatal crash at Pleasant St and Elm St

December 8th, 2021

BRIDGEWATER, MA – According to WHDH, an alleged impaired drunk driver fatally collided with another vehicle at Pleasant St and Elm St Monday.

Emmanuel Desrosiers, 47, was going west on Pleasant St when he rear-ended a Jeep driven by Philip Smith, 64, at a red light on Elm St. The impact caused the Jeep to flip over.

First responders were called to the scene around 12:30 a.m. They pronounced Smith dead and transported Desrosiers to an area hospital.

Police have arraigned Desrosiers on motor vehicle homicide and multiple drunk driving offenses.

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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Wednesday, December 8, 2021