PARMA, N.Y. (WKBW) — A father from Lockport lost his life Sunday, at the hands of a suspected drunk driver.
According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, 52-year-old Stephen Kneeland was killed when a driver, going the wrong way, crashed into his car on Route 104 in the Town of Parma.
A GoFundMe page, posted by a family friend, says Kneeland was returning from his son's swim meet when the crash occurred and that his family was in a second vehicle nearby.
The suspected drunk driver, identified by the Sheriff's Office as 32-year-old James E. Jacobs, is now charged with Vehicular Manslaughter and D.W.I. He was arraigned and remanded to the Monroe County Jail on $50,000 cash/$100,000 bond.