Suspect in fatal DUI crash has charges upgraded on Tuesday

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EXETER, R.I. (WLNE)- A man involved in a fatal DUI crash saw his charges be upgraded in court on Tuesday, according to the R.I. Attorney General’s Office.

State police charged Alexander Krajewski, 30, with driving drunk in February and causing a head-on crash that sent two teenagers to the hospital.

Matthew Dennison, captain of the West Warwick-Exeter-West Greenwich hockey team, passed away on Thursday from injuries sustained in the crash.

In February, Krajewski was charged with the following:

  • Two counts of driving to endanger, resulting in personal injury
  • Two counts of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor or drugs, resulting in serious bodily injury

After Tuesday’s court hearing, Krajewski faces the following charges:

  • One count of driving to endanger, death resulting
  • One count of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor and drugs, death resulting
  • One count of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor and drugs, serious injury resulting
  • One count of driving to endanger, personal, resulting in personal injury

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