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Driver Identified in Garage Crash

Written By: Kellie Meyer
Driver Identified in Garage Crash

July 22, 2014

TOWN OF BIG FLATS (WENY) -- Police have released the name of the man who crashed his car into a garage late Sunday night. New York State Police in Horseheads have identified the man as 21-year-old John Jacobson Jr.
     Jacobson was trying to turn from Hibbard Road onto Eacher Hollow Road when he hit two parked cars then crashed into a garage. Police tell WENY NEWS that he wasn't too far from home when this happened. Jacobson lives on Eacher Hollow Road.
     Jacobson was cited for several vehicle and traffic violations. He was also charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. However, police confirm to WENY he was not under the influence when the crash happened.