Hopkinton police arrest D.U.I. suspect responsible death of 88-year-old woman

Keith Brown

HOPKINTON, R.I. (WLNE)- The Hopkinton Police Department arrested the D.U.I. suspect on Wednesday morning, who was responsible for the death of an 88-year-old woman on Halloween.

Police said that they arrested 34-year-old Keith Brown, of Fall River, at around 9 a.m. at the Quality Inn in Seekonk.

Brown had been staying alone in the motel for weeks, according to police.

Investigators said that Brown was involved in a crash on Spring Street while driving under the influence on October 31, 2021.

The crash head-on, and left 88-year-old Elisabeth Taylor dead, and sent her daughter, 57-year-old Alexandrea Martino to Rhode Island Hospital.

Brown faces the following charges:

  • Driving under the influence, death resulting
  • Driving as to endanger, death resulting
  • Driving as to endanger, resulting in serious bodily injury.
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