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Police: Tractor trailer driver arrested for DWI after accident

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BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. – A tractor trailer driver was arrested for DWI Wednesday night.

Ballston Spa Police say they were investigating a motor vehicle accident that occurred aroun 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.  The accident was at the intersection of Milton Avenue and Washington Street. 

After an investigation, 52-year-old Pascal Turcan, of Ontario, Canada was arrested for driving while intoxicated. 

Authorities say he was operating a 2013 Freightliner Tractor trailer when his BAC was .12%.

Police say they stopped Turcan when he tried to flee the scene of the accident.

Turcan faces DWI and Log Book Violation with other traffic and motor vehicle violations. 

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