Thursday, April 24, 2014


Vehicle crashes into Daylight Donuts and hits seven cars


YORKVILLE, N.Y. (WKTV) - A vehicle crashed into the Daylight Donuts on Oriskany Boulevard late Thursday afternoon, but not before hitting seven cars and sending two to the hospital.

The accident happened just before 6 p.m.

Yorkville Police said a 50-year-old man from Chittenango was allegedly intoxicated when he pulled into a nearby parking lot, hit four parked cars and then fled the scene. He was driving the wrong direction down the eastbound lane on Oriskany Boulevard.

In the process, he side swiped a vehicle and hit a parked car in Voss's parking lot. He then hit another car in Voss's lot that spun 180 degrees. The two passengers in that car were sent to the hospital with minor injuries.

The suspects vehicle then hit a guard rail at the Daylight Donuts drive thru and then slammed into the building.

The accident is under investigation. Police say they will release the suspect's name and charges soon.

Check back at wktv.com for more information as it becomes available.