SWI - PYRITES State police on Sunday charged Peter W. Wimmer, 53, of 55 North Woods Road Extension, Canton, with operating a snowmobile while intoxicated and operating a snowmobile with 0.08 percent blood alcohol content, both misdemeanors.
He was additionally issued multiple traffic violations.
Troopers said on Jan. 29, while allegedly operating his snowmobile under the influence of alcohol, Wimmer hit a tree on his property, resulting in a fractured pelvis. He had been admitted to Canton-Potsdam Hospital and was released Sunday, when he was charged.
Wimmer was issued appearance tickets returnable to Canton Town Court at a later date.