RIVERSIDE, N.Y. -- A State Police trooper was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated after he crashed his car Thursday morning, police said. He was off-duty at the time.
Alex Krawczyk, 27, of Painted Post, was driving westbound on Paultney Street in Riverside when he lost control of his vehicle, crashed into two trees and flipped his car, according to police.
Krawczyk has worked for the State Police for less than two years, and was assigned to the barracks in Painted Post, authorities said.
Krawczyk and his passenger, 26-year-old Shaun Fallon, were airlifted to Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa. with non-life threatening injuries.
The investigation is continuing.