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A Pawling man has been arrested for a fatal 2015 crash on Route 22.  44-year old Christopher Osborne Jr turned himself in to New York State Police on Monday on charges including Aggravated Vehicular Homicide. 


The accident happened April 29, 2015 near Route 311.  Osborne's pick-up truck crossed the center lines and hit a vehicle travelling in the opposite direction head-on. 


A passenger in that car, 63-year-old Jean Riccobon, of Carmel, was pronounced dead at the scene.  The driver, Mario Riccobon, then age 65, of Carmel, was transported to Danbury Hospital with serious injuries. 


A blood test determined that Osborne had been under the influence of Morphine at the time of the collision. 


Osborne was arraigned and ordered held at Putnam County Jail on $100,000 bond.  He was also charged with Aggravated Criminally Negligent Homicide, Manslaughter in the 2nd Degree, Aggravated Vehicular Assault, Vehicular Assault in the 1st Degree, Vehicular Manslaughter in the 2nd Degree, Assault in the 2nd Degree, and Vehicular Assault in the 2nd Degree, all Felonies.

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