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Driver charged with DWI after crashing into Otsego County bar

New York State Police and Otsego County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a minivan into Mandy's Bar and Grille on Tuesday afternoon.

Posted: Oct 14, 2020 12:04 AM
Updated: Oct 14, 2020 10:06 AM

MOUNT VISION, N.Y. -- New York State Police and Otsego County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene after a minivan crashed into Mandy's Bar and Grille in Mount Vision on Tuesday afternoon.

State Police say 67-year-old Robert Ahlqvist of Mount Vision was operating the vehicle while intoxicated, and struck Mandy’s Bar.

Ahlqvist was evaluated by EMS at the scene, but was not taken to the hospital. Troopers observed characteristics commonly associated with impairment. He was arrested for the misdemeanor of driving while intoxicated. His reportable BAC was .13%.

According to Mandy's facebook page, the restaurant is closed until further notice.

Mandys will be closed until further notice!! Sorry for any inconveniences .... we will post as soon as we know more!!!! Thank u for all your continued support!!!

Posted by Mandys Bar & Grill on Tuesday, October 13, 2020

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