Chris Soules Makes Rare Public Appearance After Car Crash at \'Bachelor\' Nation Wedding
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Chris Soules Makes Rare Public Appearance After Car Crash at ‘Bachelor’ Nation Wedding

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Chris Soules has made a rare public appearance after his involvement in a fatal car crash earlier this year. 

The former Bachelor star attended the wedding of former show contestant Sharleen Joynt. 

Sharleen wed Andy Levine in a ceremony in New York City on Friday. 

Chris has recently drawn national attention for his role in a fatal car crash that occurred this past April. 

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The star was arrested for allegedly fleeing the scene. 

Rumors circled that Chris may have been under the influence at the time of the incident. 

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However, reports later emerged that he tested negative for drugs and alcohol after the crash.

The former Dancing with the Stars contestant was originally set to face felony hit-and-run charges in court in July. 

 

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However, the court appearance has reportedly been pushed back to January 18, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.

 

His legal team is additionally expected to file a motion to dismiss in a hearing on October 10.

In the aftermath of the accident, Chris has largely remained out of the public eye. 

 

But the star did appear in New York City on Friday at the wedding of former Bachelor contestant Sharleen Joynt. 

A source opened up to E! about his attendance at the event. 

"Chris was very laid back and happy throughout the night," the source said. 

"He was laughing a lot and having a good time talking to people."  

"He was not somber by any means. He was having a great time and enjoying being out with friends." 

Also in attendance at the wedding were Bachelor nation stars Becca TilleyCalia QuinnKelly TravisAndi Dorfman and Nick Viall. 

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