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One charged with DWI in Sunday Thruway accident

One person is charged with DWI following an accident on the NYS Thruway on Sunday.

Posted: Jul 1, 2019 7:22 AM
Updated: Jul 1, 2019 9:48 AM

WESTMORELAND, N.Y. (UPDATE) -- One person is charged with DWI following an accident on the NYS Thruway on Sunday.

According to NYS Police at Troop T, the accident happened after 1 p.m. 

A tractor trailer and SUV were involved. One of the drivers was arrested for DWI. There was damage to the guard rail and the fuel tank of the tractor trailer. The left lane of the Thruway eastbound was closed for about an hour. State Police have not released the name of the driver charged at this point.

We will update this story as soon as new information is released.

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