CONCORD MAN WITH 15 SUSPENSIONS ARRESTED AFTER DWI CRASH
Buffalo, NY – Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports Road Patrol Deputies and the Crash Investigation Unit responded to a rollover crash along Woodside Road in the Town of Concord August 4 just before 7 a.m. When Deputies arrived they observed a vehicle resting on its roof and a male lying down near the scene. During their investigation the Deputies discovered Joshua Hopkins, 32 of Concord, has 15 active suspensions on his license for failing pay fines and answer summonses in the Village of Springville and the towns of Wales and Boston. Further investigation, revealed Hopkins was impaired and subsequently he was charged with DWI, refusing a breath test, operating a vehicle without a license, and various traffic violations. Hopkins was transported to South Buffalo Mercy Hospital for additional evaluation and treatment of non-life-threatening injuries sustained during the crash. The defendant was released on appearance tickets.