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Olean Man Driving While Drunk Caused Deadly Crash

Olean Man Driving While Drunk Caused Deadly Crash

Olean Man Driving While Drunk Caused Deadly Crash

On April 5, 2018, in Cattaraugus County, New York, an Olean man has been arrested for driving while drunk and causing an accident. He has been apprehended for intoxicated driving that led to a fatal car crash.

This incident occurred at around 4:20 in the evening on April 4th, according to the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office. Police on patrol in the area responded to a two-vehicle accident that occurred on Route 417 in the Town of Carrollton.

An investigation was conducted, and officials then determined that a 47-year-old man named John D. McStraw Jr. was attempting to pass a semi-trailer when he hit an oncoming vehicle that was being driven by a 48-year-old from Killbuck.

The 48-year-old man was killed in the collision and pronounced dead at the scene.

McStraw has been arrested for vehicular manslaughter as well as two other counts including driving while intoxicated. He has been taken to Town of Carrollton Court and is in Cattaraugus County Jail with a $15,000 bail.

Have you lost a loved one to a car accident? Have you lost a loved one to an accident involving a drunk driver? If so, you could receive compensation for the loss and damages by filing a wrongful death claim. The best way to do this is by seeking the help of a lawyer. Frekhtman & Associates has experience with wrongful death claims in New York. Give us a call at (212) 222-111 and let us help you.

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