Driver Arrested for DWI after property damage accident

FULTON – On January 25, State Police in Fulton investigated a one-car property damage accident that occurred at 1:30 a.m. on County Route 57 in the town of Schroeppel.

The investigation revealed that a 2011 Toyota Pickup truck was northbound on CR57 when the driver lost control, exited the roadway and struck a utility pole.

The driver, James A. Difulio, 39, from Phoenix, NY, was arrested at the scene and charged with Driving While Intoxicated, an unclassified misdemeanor.

He was issued an appearance ticket for the Town of Schroeppel Court on February 4 at 5:30 p.m.