Drunk driver sends car airborne off road; 3 hurt

RUNNEMEDE, N.J. - November 2, 2011

The accident happened around 12:30 Wednesday morning when the driver couldn't negotiate a turn in the 100 block of East 9th Avenue. The vehicle left the roadway, went airborne and smashed into some trees.

The male driver and two female passenger are said to have suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries and were taken to Cooper University Hospital for treatment.

The driver, identified as 20 year-old Andrew Scharle of Haddonfield, has been charged with drunk driving.

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