Troopers investigate wrong way driver accident on I-590

 

 

 NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
 Major Eric L. Laughton

 Troop E Commander

 

 


PRESS RELEASE


At approximately 1:38 a.m., the State Police investigated a 2 car head on crash on I- 590 in the northbound lane in the town of Irondequoit.
Troopers were 911 dispatched to a wrong way driver traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of I-590.
The operator of the wrong way vehicle, Khang Le, was subsequently arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and processed at the State Police station where his B.A.C. was a .21.

The operator and passenger of the other vehicle where transported to Strong Hospital and Rochester General Hospital for non life threatening injuries and released.