Roger C. Maroney, 62, of 117 Park St., Potsdam, was charged with driving while intoxicated as a result of a Nov. 9 crash on River Road in Potsdam, St. Lawrence County sheriffs deputies said. Mr. Maroney was driving a 1998 Chevrolet S10 when he failed to negotiate a curve, forcing a 2007 Honda Fit driven by Tyler S. Klemp, 24, of 10 Forest Place, Massena, off the road, deputies said. The two vehicles collided and the Chevrolet then struck a tree, they said.
Mr. Klemp was not injured, deputies said, and Mr. Maroney was treated at Canton-Potsdam Hospital, Potsdam, for minor injuries. Mr. Maroney also was charged with failure to keep right and consuming alcohol in a motor vehicle. His BAC was not available, and further charges are pending toxicology results, deputies said. Mr. Klemp also was cited with driving an uninspected motor vehicle.
The following people are also charged with driving while intoxicated and related offenses:
n Alexa M. Anthony, 24, of 301 N. Hamilton St., also was charged by city police with having faulty headlights after she was stopped at 2:51 a.m. Sunday in the 200 block of Arsenal Street. Her blood alcohol content was listed as 0.15 percent. Under state law, a BAC of 0.08 percent or more constitutes intoxication.
nJesse E. Fountain, 43, Muskogee, Okla., also was charged by Jefferson County sheriffs deputies with consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle after he was stopped at 5:57 p.m. Saturday in the 400 block of State Street after reportedly nearly hitting a utility pole. Deputies said he refused to submit to a Breathalyzer test.
n Anthony J. Seifert, 62, of 5894 Route 11, Sandy Creek, also was charged at 12:30 a.m. Monday by Oswego County sheriffs deputies with failure to keep right and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was arrested on Route 11 in the town of Sandy Creek. The sheriffs department did not disclose his BAC.
n Alex Gauvin, 46, Meriden, Conn., who has a camp in the town of Altmar, was charged by state police after he was injured in an accident about 3:30 a.m. Sunday at Oswego County routes 2 and 48 in the town of Richland, where his vehicle went off the road. He was admitted to Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, where he was listed in good condition Monday morning. His BAC was not available.