Man faces DWI charge in Bridgehampton crash

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A New York City man was arrested, charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, after police said he was involved in a single-car accident early Tuesday on Montauk Highway in Bridgehampton.

Tests indicated Brad L. Lauren, 46, had a blood-alcohol content of more than 0.18 percent, Southampton Town police said. The legal limit in New York State is 0.08 percent.

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There were no injuries in the crash, which police said took place near the intersection with the Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike at 3:39 a.m.

Lauren was held for arraignment Tuesday in Southampton Town Justice Court.

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