An alleged drunken driver was arrested after crashing his Porcshe, killing his 53-year-old passenger in Sag Harbor over the weekend and then fleeing the scene, Southampton Town Police said.

Sean Ludwick, 42, was driving on Rolling Hill Court East when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a telephone pole at 2 a.m. Sunday, police said.

His passenger, Paul Hansen, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Ludwick was charged with driving while intoxicated and leaving the scene of a fatal motor vehicle accident.

Both the driver and the victim are from Sag Harbor.

Southampton detectives ask anyone with information about this crash to call them at 631-702-2230 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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