CORINTH, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office is reporting the arrest of Matthew Lawrence, 24, of Corinth after they say he caused a crash while intoxicated that hospitalized four people.
The crash in question took place on Thursday on Main Street in Corinth. It was reported to the Sheriff’s Office around 7:30 p.m. that day. Police say their investigation revealed that Lawrence was driving drunk with a suspended license. They also said he was consuming alcohol in his speeding 2001 Ford F350.
Police say he hit a 2017 Mercedes Benz, and that all four people in the car were sent to Saratoga Hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Records show that Lawrence’s license was suspended in April for another alcohol-related conviction.
Lawrence was arrested and charged with a felony, several misdemeanors, and even more citations, including:
- First-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle
- Third-degree assault
- Driving while intoxicated
Lawrence was arraigned and remanded jail pending further legal action.