Painted Post man arrested for DWI after wrong-way I-86 crash
TOWN OF CORNING, N.Y. (WENY) -- A Painted Post man is facing several charges after he allegedly got behind the wheel drunk -- and crashed his car on I-86 after going in the wrong direction on Monday.
The Steuben County Sheriff's Office says 40-year-old Daniel A. Hamilton was arrested on December 23rd. The Sheriff's Office says Hamilton crashed his car into an object off-road after driving on I-86 in the Town of Corning. He's now facing several charges, including reckless driving and aggravated DWI because his BAC was allegedly above .18 percent.
The Sheriff's Office says Hamilton was treated at the scene and released on traffic summons. He's due back in Corning Town Court at a later date.