Police say Brian Pittsley was charged with criminally negligent homicide and leaving the scene of an accident.
Police said he was driving a Chevrolet Suburban with friends on Staten Island when he ran a stop sign and was struck by a Nissan Sentra Monday night.
Pittsley was arrested on Tuesday near his home. He was scheduled to be arraigned on Wednesday. It wasn’t immediate clear if he had a lawyer.
One of his passengers, 18-year-old Angel Rivera, was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Police say a 17-year-old girl’s arm was partially severed. Six other passengers in the SUV sustained minor injuries.
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