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.

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