Wrong Way Taconic Parkway Driver Arrested For DWIJun 7th, 2013 | By HV Insider | Category: Police Briefs
Troopers from the Poughkeepsie barracks were dispatched by Dutchess County 911 for a report of a pickup truck traveling southbound in the northbound lanes on the Taconic State Parkway.
Troopers located a 1998 Ford F150 stopped in an active work zone with several vehicles nearly striking it head on.
The operator, 47 year old, Patricia A. Street of Clinton Corners, was arrested for DWI and transported back to State Police barracks in Poughkeepsie, where she was processed for having a BAC .26%.
Street was released on tickets for Aggravated DWI, Consuming Alcohol in a Motor Vehicle and Driving the Wrong Way on a One Way road. She is scheduled to appear in the Town of Pleasant Valley Court.