Car Strikes Bridge Railing and Gets Stuck, Driver Arrested for DWI

SFPD responded to a single car motor vehicle accident on Bridge Street on Friday, August 24th, 2012 at about 11:24pm. According to witnesses the vehicle cut through the Community Center parking lot from the Walnut Street Hill at a high rate of speed and drove up an embankment and through the railing on the north side of the Bridge Street Bridge apron coming to rest on the sidewalk. The vehicle was operated by Joseph M. McLane II, age 27, of 108 Garden Street, Seneca Falls. McLane was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Operating a MV with a BAC of .08 or More, Aggraved Unlicensed Operation in the 3rd Degree and Reckless Driving. McLane was released on appearance tickets and is to appear in Seneca Falls Town Court on August 30th, 2012 at 10am to answer the charges. North Seneca Ambulance and Seneca Falls Fire Department also responded to the scene.

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