Deputies: drunk driver in crash that injured two others

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ARCADE, N.Y. (WIVB) – Authorities say a drunk driver was responsible for a single-vehicle crash that injured three people, including himself.

The Wyoming County Sheriff’s Office says TeeJay Johnson, 24, of Bliss crashed his Ford Ranger around 3:30 a.m. on Saturday on Hiram Road in the Town of Arcade. The vehicle hit a tree and the Jaws of Life were required to free him and two passengers.

A female passenger and Johnson were both flown to ECMC, where they were listed in stable condition. A male passenger was taken to the hospital by ambulance, where he was treated and released.

Johnson is charged with DWI. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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