Driver charged after deadly DUI crash in Providence

October 31st, 2022

PROVIDENCE, RI – A man is facing a number of charges in connection to a suspected DUI crash that claimed the life of his passenger early Monday.

According WPRI, 29-year-old Jonathan Santiago was heading south on RI-7 when his vehicle slammed into another that was heading west on Broad Street.

A 37-year-old passenger in Santiago’s vehicle suffered fatal injuries in the crash.

Santiago was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. He is currently facing charges of driving under the influence and driving to endanger resulting in death, along with several traffic violations.

The other driver involved in the crash was unhurt.

Have you been injured due to a crash caused by the negligence of another driver in the Providence area? If so, you may want to discuss your options with an experienced Rhode Island car accident attorney. Don’t hesitate to contact the Law Offices of Ronald J. Resmini today at 401.751.8855  to schedule a free consultation.

Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Monday, October 31, 2022