3 were injured in a suspected drunk driving crash at Route 50 and Leonards Road.
3 Injured in Suspected Drunk Driving Crash in Saratoga Springs
Three people were seriously injured and another was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving following a crash on Route 50 near Leonards Road on June 7.
The Saratoga Springs Police Department responded to reports of a head-on collision at around 7:43 p.m. The crash involved two vehicles and three people, all of whom were injured.
Police say that 40-year-old Lucian Dublea was driving south on Route 50 in a black 2008 Honda Accord. His vehicle then drifted off the right side of the road, struck a guard rail, and then careened back into traffic. The vehicle crossed a double yellow line into the northbound side of the road, crashing head-on with a blue 2014 Chevy Cruz.
23-year-old Brittany Chase was driving the Chevy. She and her passenger, 22-year-old April Molina, were both significantly injured in the crash.
All three people involved in the crash were hospitalized at Albany Medical Center. Dublea and Chase were brought by helicopter while Molina was brought by an ambulance.
Dublea has been cited for misdemeanor driving while intoxicated and failure to keep right. He could face additional charges.