N.J. man who crashed truck into second story of residence charged with aggravated manslaughter, assault

BELVIDERE, N.J. –  The New Jersey man who crashed his truck into the second story of a house, killing one particular person and injuring two others, now faces as much as 30 years in jail. John Nunn was arrested on a slew of expenses Friday morning.

For the reason that crash occurred, investigators have been getting search warrants, interviewing witnesses and retrieving crash knowledge from the black field of the truck.

“The velocity right here was clearly the driving issue,” mentioned Warren County Prosecutor Jim Pfeiffer.

Pfeiffer says Nunn was driving over 100 miles per hour when he handed two autos, misplaced management of his Dodge Ram and hit a landscaping construction that catapulted him into the second story of a Washington Township residence.

He additionally tells us Nunn’s blood alcohol content material was .118, effectively over the authorized restrict, 5 hours after the crash.

“His blood alcohol content material would have been larger at the moment,” mentioned Pfeiffer.

Nunn is now going through a number of expenses, together with aggravated manslaughter and aggravated assault. He had already been charged with DWI.

The crash occurred within the early morning, Sunday, February 6 alongside Route 57.

Passenger Tyler Balog, remembered as a beloved humorous and constructive 24-year-old, died on the scene.

Householders Tim and Kim Terri have been inside sleeping when the truck flew into their bed room. Whereas Tim escaped with minor accidents, Kim was in crucial situation.

A GoFundMe for the household says Kim was moved out of the intensive care unit final week.

“She can be within the hospital most likely for fairly a while and can endure with lifelong accidents,” mentioned Pfeiffer.

The prosecutor says the house is uninhabitable.

“That is one thing that was utterly avoidable,” mentioned Pfeiffer. “There isn’t any cause why this could have occurred. He made decisions, and people decisions had tragic penalties for individuals who have been harmless.”

A pre-indictment convention is anticipated to be scheduled within the subsequent month.

The prosecutor says Nunn was launched with quite a lot of situations, since he has no legal historical past.

In an announcement, Legal professional Scott Leonard, who’s representing the Terry household, mentioned the household is demanding justice and that Nunn be held accountable.

“The Terry household is extraordinarily grateful for the outpouring of assist and prayers from their neighbors and neighborhood,” mentioned Leonard.

Leanard says Kim faces an amazing battle to beat her catastrophic accidents. He says the Terry household’s canine additionally handed away within the crash.

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