Man arrested for DWI after driving around railroad crossing gates

jamie knepp

HANOVER, N.Y. (WIVB) – State Police say a man they caught driving around railroad crossing gates in the Town of Hanover was intoxicated.

Troopers stopped Jamie Knepp, 38, of Clarendon, PA on Alleghany Road on Sunday after he drove around the gates. Officers say Knepp failed field sobriety tests and had a BAC of .11 percent.

He was arrested and charged with DWI, not wearing a seat belt, and driving around a railroad barrier.

Knepp is due back in court at a later date. 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.

blog comments powered by Disqus