Mexico Man Arrested After Crashing Into School Bus

MEXICO – On April 8, at 2:20 p.m., Troopers responded to 3338 Main St., in the village of Mexico for a property damage accident involving a school bus.

The investigation has revealed Zechariah Karboski was operating a 2012 Ford traveling west on Main Street when he struck the rear of a Mexico School District school bus that was stopped in traffic.

No injuries were reported by Karboski, the bus driver or the six students on the bus.

A State Police DRE (Drug Recognition Expert) responded to the scene and conducted an evaluation of Karboski.

Following the evaluation, Zechariah Karboski, 29, from Mexico, was determined to be impaired, and was charged with DWAI-Drugs.

He was released on an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in Mexico Town Court on April 16 at 7 p.m.