Schenectady, NY – Passenger Injured in DWI Crash on Raymond St

Schenectady, NY – Passenger Injured in DWI Crash on Raymond St

Schenectady, NY (October 24, 2019) – According to authorities, police have now arrested a man who they say caused a car crash that left his passenger injured on Tuesday morning, October 22nd. The incident took place at around 8:00 a.m. on Raymond Street, in the vicinity of Avenue B in Schenectady.

Christopher Perry, 34, was reported to have been operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated when he crashed into a utility pole. The force of the collision snapped the pole in half and Perry fled the scene on foot.

Crews arrived at the crash site and found one passenger injured in the vehicle. The victim, identified only as a 42-year-old woman, was transported to Ellis Hospital to be treated for her injuries. Officers were eventually able to locate Perry and arrested him for DWI and leaving the scene of an accident with injuries.

Our thoughts are with the victim and her family at this time. We hope for her full recovery.

DWI Accidents in New York

Schenectady, NY – Passenger Injured in DWI Crash on Raymond St

More than 1700 passengers were injured in New York car accidents caused by drunk drivers in 2015. Impaired drivers often operate vehicles in an extremely reckless manner, which commonly means high speeds and highly destructive collisions. If you or a loved one has been injured because of a drunk driver, it is important to know that you may likely have serious rights to follow.

Being injured in an accident of any kind can be a very frightening, confusing, and overwhelming time in a person’s life. That is why we have worked to compile the most pertinent information and invaluable resources to aid victims who have been injured in an accident that was caused by another person or entity’s careless, reckless, negligent, or deliberate actions. One of the local attorneys in your area has offered to provide you with a copy of your police accident report at no cost to you. Contact us today to get your complimentary accident report.

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