April 6, 2014

Police Log: April 5, 2014 — Personal-injury accident


---- — PLATTSBURGH — A Peru man was injured in a two-car accident Thursday.

Shortly before 11:22 a.m., Micah Dromgoole, 17, of Peru was driving west on Kent Falls Road in the Town of Plattsburgh when he lost control of the vehicle, crossed into the eastbound lane of traffic and struck a snow embankment, the Clinton County Sheriff’s Department said in a news release.

The impact caused the vehicle to overturn, the Sheriff’s Department said, and Dromgoole was taken to CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh after complaining of minor pain.

His passenger, William Blanchard, 20, of Plattsburgh declined medical treatment at the accident site, the release said.

Dromgoole was ticketed for failure to keep right.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg