Sheriff: Investigation into accident leads to DWI arrest
CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – An investigation into a personal injury motor vehicle accident led to an arrest.
According to the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office, authorities responded to the accident on Thursday around 1:45 p.m. at the intersection of Route 9 and Ushers Road.
Authorities say Heather Mihaich, 45, was stopped on Route 9, waiting to make a left turn onto Ushers Road. A second driver, Cynthia Davis, 58, was traveling south on Route 9 and allegedly drove into the wrong lane, hitting Mihaich’s vehicle.
Mihaich and Davis were taken to the hospital for minor injuries.
An investigation revealed that Davis had been intoxicated at the time of the crash. The Sheriff’s office charged her with improper lane use, operating a vehicle with an open container, and misdemeanor DWI.