A man police say caused a fatal accident when he drove the wrong way on the Massachusetts Turnpike is facing drunken driving and vehicular homicide charges for the death of a Toms River woman.

Area of the Massachusetts Turnpike where a Toms River woman was killed by a wrong way driver (NECN)

Authorities say 33-year-old Dwayne Blackman of Leominster, Massachusetts remains hospitalized following the crash at about 4:30 a.m. Sunday in Auburn that took the life of 66-year-old Kathleen Borngesser.

The Telegram & Gazette reports that Blackman will be arraigned at a future date.

Police say Blackman drove east at 80 miles per hour in the westbound lanes. Two carsO