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Five Injured in DWI Crash in Allegany County

2:43 PM, Jan 6, 2013

State Police have charged Joseph Wzientek, 23, with common law D.W.I. following an early morning crash in the town of Caneadea.

Driver Crashes Into Batavia Home, Charged with DWI

1:54 PM, Jan 6, 2013

Batavia Police say a drunk driver crashed into several signs and a light pole before crashing into a house early Saturday morning.

Brant Man Arrested for DWI in North Collins Rollover

12:04 AM, Dec 27, 2012

Erie County Sheriff's have arrested a Town of Brant man for Felony DWI following a rollover accident early Tuesday morning.

Falconer Man Arrested for DWI

2:01 PM, Dec 24, 2012

Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies say they arrested 33-year-old Jeremy Green, of Falconer, for Felony DWI after a traffic stop.

Alden Man Arrested for DWI After Car Hits Ditch

2:01 PM, Dec 24, 2012

State Police have arrested a 20-year-old man for DWI after responding to a report of a car in a ditch on Countyline Road in the Town of Clarence early Sunday morning.

Deputies: Drunk Driver Forces Three Off-Road

7:06 PM, Dec 23, 2012

Wyoming County Sheriff's deputies say they have arrested a Warsaw man after he struck a road sign and forced three other drivers off-road Friday.

Alleged Drunk Driver Causes Power Outages in Southtowns

5:50 PM, Dec 19, 2012

Police in the Hamburg-Orchard Park area say a rather large power outage was caused by a driver who hit a utility pole.

Depew Restaurant Charged with Overserving Patron Before Fatal DWI Accident

8:53 AM, Dec 19, 2012

A Depew restaurant could lose its liquor license if they are found guilty of over-serving a patron who was later involved in a fatal DWI accident.

Clymer Woman Arrested Under Leandra's Law

9:33 PM, Dec 2, 2012

A Clymer woman was arrested for DWI under Leandra's Law after she struck another vechicle head-on, according to authorities.

Teen Charged with DWI After Crash Involving Public Safety Officer

5:16 AM, Nov 30, 2012

A Canisius College Public Safety Officer was sent to the hospital after he was hit by an alleged drunk driver early Thursday morning.

Father of Baby Killed in DWI Crash Speaks

6:51 PM, Nov 29, 2012

Scott Dion spoke with reporters at Erie County Medical Center, where the baby's mother, Denise Hine, is recovering from injuries.

Driver Charged in Crash That Killed Baby Had Previous DWI

6:11 PM, Nov 28, 2012

Erie County Sheriffs say a baby is dead following an accident that occured on a portion of Route 20 westbound in the Town of Farnham.

Cassadaga Man Rolls Car, Arrested for DWI

1:02 PM, Nov 25, 2012

A Cassadaga man has been arrested for DWI following a one car rollover early Saturday morning.

Arrest Following Hit & Run Accident in Niagara Falls

12:09 PM, Nov 22, 2012

Police in Niagara Falls, N.Y. are investigating a hit and run crash that sent a man to the hospital

Police Looking for Drunk & Distracted Drivers This Weekend

12:00 AM, Nov 22, 2012

They're not saying exactly where and when they will be out, but New York State Police will be stepping up patrols over the long holiday weekend.

Motorcyclist in Fatal Bike Path Accident Faces More Charges

10:28 AM, Nov 16, 2012

The Niagara Falls man accused of driving drunk with his motorcycle when he fatally struck two women will now face a grand jury, as well as more charges.

Sheriff's Deputy Pleads Guilty in DWI Crash

10:57 AM, Nov 7, 2012

An Erie County Sheriff's Deputy pleaded guilty Monday in connection with a crash that left a motorcyclist with a serious traumatic brain injury.

Crash Victim Reacts to Sheriff's Deputy DWI Plea

9:58 AM, Nov 7, 2012

Danny Colosimo is now back with his wife and children at his Town of Tonawanda home as he recovers

Drivers With Multiple DWIs May Lose Their License Permanently

9:57 PM, Oct 25, 2012

Although they haven't receive a whole lot of publicity yet, thousands of drivers in New York state with multiple DWI convictions may permanently lose their driver's licenses.

Driver Charged with D.W.I. in Pendleton Accident

11:47 PM, Oct 13, 2012

One driver was charged with driving while intoxicated and violating Leandra's Law after a two car crash on S. Transit Road at Fisk Road in the town of Pendleton.

DWI Crash in Eden Lands Driver in Hospital

5:07 PM, Oct 3, 2012

Angola man is in critical condition at ECMC after rolling his car in the Town of Eden Tuesday night. 

Orchard Park Teen Sentenced in DWI Accident

11:07 PM, Oct 2, 2012

An Orchard Park teenager who was drunk when he crashed his car in March is headed to jail.

17-Year-Old Arrested for DWI in Orchard Park

8:42 PM, Oct 1, 2012

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - A 17-year-old from Orchard Park has quite a bit of explaining to do.

Fmr. Buffalo Bills Player Arrested for DWI

7:35 PM, Sep 30, 2012

Former Buffalo Bills guard Ruben Brown was arrested and charged with DWI following an accident in the Town of Hamburg.

Jamestown Man Faces Leandra's Law Charges

1:14 AM, Sep 30, 2012

A Jamestown man is being charged with driving while intoxicated with two children in the car, a violation of Leandra's Law.

NYS Cracking Down on Repeat DWI Offenders

10:04 PM, Sep 26, 2012

Offenders who repeatedly drive drunk will risk losing their licenses permanently for the first time in New York under new Department of Motor Vehicles regulations announced Tuesday.

Attica Man Charged with DWI with Child in the Vehicle

11:07 PM, Sep 21, 2012

An Attica man is facing numerous charges, including driving under the influence with a child in his vehicle.

Woman Arrested in Albion Under Leandra's Law

8:26 AM, Sep 17, 2012

A Rochester woman was arrested for DWI under Leandra's Law after she was stopped for nearly striking a marked patrol car Thursday evening. 

Driver in Fatal DWI Accident Sentenced to Prison

2:40 PM, Sep 14, 2012

The driver in the DWI crash that killed Bryce Buchholz, 14, was sentenced to jail for the next 1-3 years.

Woman Charged with 2nd Leandra's Law Violation in 3 Months

11:54 AM, Sep 12, 2012

A Genesee County woman is facing her second Leandra's Law violation in just three months after police say she rolled her vehicle over with her daughter inside while intoxicated.

Three Injured in DWI Crash

1:42 PM, Aug 20, 2012

Three people are recovering at Erie County Medical Center following an early morning crash that sent their car airborne.

Driver Charged With DWI After High Speed Chase

5:53 AM, Aug 19, 2012

A Chautauqua County man is facing several charges after leading police on a high speed chase through Jamestown.

Buffalo Mother Charged with Leandra's Law

10:06 AM, Aug 11, 2012

A Buffalo mother is facing felony DWI charges after she was allegedly driving drunk with her five year son in her vehicle.

One Family's Crusade

11:42 PM, Aug 10, 2012

One Family's Crusade: There have certainly been quite a few high-profile cases of drunk driving lately. Of course, driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is nothing new. We talked with a local woman who has been dealing with this pain and grief for the past fourteen years.

Country Star Randy Travis accused of DWI in Texas

4:25 PM, Aug 8, 2012

Country singer Randy Travis has been charged with driving while intoxicated.

Erie Co. Sheriff's Deputy Charged With DWI

6:49 PM, Aug 6, 2012

An off-duty Erie County Sheriff Deputy faces multiple charges after police say he struck and injured a motorcyclist while intoxicated.

Erie County Boosts Anti-DWI Program

1:27 PM, Jul 4, 2012

Will use a portion of STOP-DWI funding to expand program that transports intoxicated persons, and their cars, safely home.

Woman Arrested, Charged With Leandra's Law

4:28 PM, Jun 25, 2012

New York State Troopers were busy over the weekend making several DWI arrests including one for Leandra's Law.

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