NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A fiery single-car crash Sunday morning on the northbound Harlem River Drive left one woman dead and another woman charged with DWI.
Around 5:40 a.m., while trying to take the exit for the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge, the driver of a maroon Dodge Sedan lost control and hit a tree in the median, police said. The car then burst into flames, 1010 WINS’ Derricke Dennis reportedREAD MORE: Attorney Says Current Whereabouts Of Brian Laundrie, Gabby Petito's Fiancé, Are Unknown
Police confirmed there were three people in the vehicle — a driver and two passengers.
The female passenger, identified by police as 24-year-old Kiara Jenkins, of Jersey City, was taken to Harlem Hospital where she was pronounced dead.