Two-car crash leads to DWI-Drug charges

ELMA, N.Y. (WIVB) – A West Seneca man is charged with DWI-Drugs after a two-car crash in Elma that sent two people to the hospital.

According to the Erie County Sheriff’s Office, Curtis Frantz, 23, of West Seneca was heading eastbound on Bullis Road around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday when he crossed into the westbound lane and struck a mailbox. As he tried to return to the eastbound lane, deputies say he struck another vehicle heading westbound.

Frantz and the driver of the other vehicle were taken to ECMC to be treated for arm and chest pain.

Deputies arrested Frantz at the hospital and charged him with DWI-Drugs and multiple traffic violations. He is due in Town of Elma Court at a later date.

This is the 134th DWI arrest by the Erie County Sheriff’s Office this year. 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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