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Report: Driver who caused double fatal was drunk
NEW BALTIMORE -- After more than a month long investigation, State Police have released the BAC levels for the man who caused the double fatal accident in Greene County.
According to State Police the toxicology report on Julian With's, 43, of Coxsackie, revealed that his blood alcohol content was .175% -- more than twice the legal limit.
On February 22, just before 1:00am, Greene County 911 received numerous calls reporting a wrong way driver traveling northbound in the southbound lanes of I-87, the Thruway. A short time later, Greene County 911 received additional reports of a two car collision.
After an investigation, State Police found that With was intoxicated when he drove his 2009 Ford Fusion northbound in the southbound lanes of the New York State Thruway. As a result With collided head-on with a Ford minivan operated by Karen Weller, age 39, of Ontario, Canada. A passenger in Weller's van, Carol Dion, age 50, and With died as a result of the crash.