New York: boozing driver leads cops on chase thru Washington County; Andrew Lafountain gets pole in one

Andrew LaFountain

From Saratogian
MIDDLE FALLS — After leading police on a chase through multiple towns in Washington County, a Schuylerville man, who was allegedly drunk behind the wheel, crashed the truck he was driving without license plates into a utility pole on Route 29.

A Washington County sheriff’s deputy attempted to pull over Andrew Lafountain, 21, of Schuyler Street in Schuylerville at about 1:30 a.m. July 6 in Kingsbury after the man allegedly failed to yield the right-of-way at the intersection of state Route 196 and Burgoyne Avenue. But …MORE