Among other charges, the 19-year-old driver will be charged with operating while intoxicated. He was taken to Elkhart General Hospital following the incident.
Connie Morris, 58, died in a fire that broke out early Friday at 28962 Kehres St. in Elkhart. Investigators say the fire appears to have been accidental.
The two-term mayor is calling the gathering a “friend raiser.” The public is invited to come partake in food, fun and music.