TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Kenmore man is facing DWI charges after striking a tree in the City of Tonawanda Tuesday afternoon.
Andrew R. Schlegel, 33, of Wabash Avenue, was charged with DWI, unreasonable speed in a rain storm, making an improper left turn, and unsafe lane usage after crashing into a tree at the corner of Canton Street and Cranbrook Drive at 2 p.m.
According to City of Tonawanda Police, Schlegel told officers he had been “doing shots of vodka” at a local bar.
Schlegel refused all breath tests.
Bail was set at $1,000.