Man Arrested for DWI After Driving Through Scene of Accident, Police Say

Man Arrested for DWI After Driving Through Scene of Accident, Police Say

April 15, 2013 Updated Apr 15, 2013 at 11:07 AM EST

A strange story from New York over the weekend, as reported by Granite Broadcasting sister station WKBW in Buffalo, N.Y.

According to the WKBW report:

A Yorkshire, N.Y., man was arrested and charged with DWI after allegedly driving through the scene of an accident early Saturday morning.

According to State Police, around 3 a.m. Saturday morning, troopers were investigating a personal injury auto accident.

That collision involved a vehicle which left the roadway, entered a yard, and struck a tree. While troopers continued to investigation, a gray van, driven by a 39-year-old man, drove past emergency vehicles, onto the yard, and through the accident scene.

The 39-year-old man was placed under arrest for DWI.




What are your thoughts CLICK HERE to leave us a "QUESTION OF THE DAY” comment.

Want to be in the know for the next weather event, the next school closing or the next big breaking news story?

TextCaster alerts from 21Alive.com are your defining source for instant information delivered right to your cell phone and email. It's free, easy and instant. Sign-Up Now!

Powered by Summit City Chevrolet



© Copyright 2014, A Granite Broadcasting Station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.