The Orchard Park Police Department made two arrests this morning for Driving While Intoxicated, both accident related.
At about 12:35 a.m., a vehicle was observed by witnesses to be speeding northbound on South Abbott Rd. It went through the T intersection at Armor Duells, struck a sign, a rock, and then crashed into a house, causing extensive damage. The driver, 35-year-old Patrick O’Neil of Hamburg, was extricated from the vehicle, and taken by ambulance to ECMC for minor injuries. The occupants of the home were not injured.
O'Neil was charged with DWI, and failure to stop at a stop sign. He refused to take a blood test. Further charges are pending.
At 3:35 AM, a vehicle was reported to have gone airborne on the Milestrip road off ramp of Route 219. The vehicle rolled over and ended up in the median. The driver, 23-year-old Breanna Semson of Boston, was extricated from the vehicle and taken to ECMC for treatment of minor injuries.
Semson was charged with DWI, and failure to keep right. Further charges are pending.