EAST ISLIP - Upgraded charges were announced today in a crash that killed an 84-year-old Central Islip woman.

A grand jury indictment was handed down against Charles Koukalenios, charging him with aggravated vehicular homicide, manslaughter and DWI.

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Prosecutors say the East Islip man was driving drunk earlier this month when he slammed into Mary Joy Rogalle's car on Carleton Avenue. They say his blood-alcohol level was nearly three times the legal limit.

Rogalles, who was heading to church at the time of the crash, died a short while later.

Koukalenios' attorney says his client is remorseful about what happened. If found guilty, he could face up to 25 years in prison.