September 14, 2018
ALFRED, NY – Alfred Village Police Chief Paul Griffith reports that Zachary Mower, 22, Warsaw, NY, was traveling at a high rate of speed on Waterwells Road in the Town of Alfred, and got into an accident. “Mowers vehicle crossed the center line and struck a guard rail on the other side of the roadway causing the guide rail to penetrate the vehicle from the front. The vehicle traveled down the guide rail until it came out the trunk. The vehicle then caught on fire. Mower was able to get out of the car and was pulled to safety by a citizen that lived nearby and personal of the Alfred Police Department. Mower was charged with DWI and was issued appearance tickets to appear in court at a later date.”
Other charges include failure to keep right, and speed not reasonable or prudent.