January 14, 2022
WHEELER, NY – State Police say, that a drunk driver in the town of Wheeler, accidentally rammed into a front porch at a house there in Wheeler. There were no injuries, the drunk driver was issued four tickets.
State Troopers say that SP Bath was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident that struck a house on Bull Hill Road in the town of Wheeler. When Troopers arrived on scene they observed a red Honda Fit on the porch of the Bull Hill Road residence. While interviewing the owner of the house he reported no injuries. Troopers also interviewed the operator of the vehicle, and detected an odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his breath. The suspect failed all administered field sobriety tests and was subsequently placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated. He was processed at SP Bath and provided a breath sample of .17% BAC and was issued all applicable traffic tickets returnable to the Wheeler Town Court for a later date in January.