On September 27, State Troopers arrested 58-year old Kurt Werner of Auburn for felony driving while intoxicated (previous conviction within ten years), operating a motor vehicle with a BAC greater than .08%, operating a motor vehicle while using a mobile phone and failure to give one-half of roadway to traffic.
Troopers responded to a motor vehicle accident on Melrose Road in the Town of Owasco. Werner was placed under arrest after failing standard field sobriety tests. He was transported to the Auburn barracks, where he provided a breath sample of .08.
Werner was issued uniform traffic tickets returnable to the Town of Owasco Court on October 15.