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Woman charged with aggravated DWI after I-190 crash

A 52-year-old woman was charged with aggravated DWI Monday night after police said she sideswiped another vehicle forcing it off the I-190 and into a concrete barrier.

Jo A. Schaffer was also charged with reckless endangerment and several vehicle and traffic violations in the incident, which occurred just after 8:15 p.m. near the Hamburg Street exit, reported Thruway State Police.

Schaffer, whose blood-alcohol content was .21 percent, was released to a third party on an appearance ticket, police said.

The driver and passenger of the other vehicle were taken to Buffalo General Medical Centerl for treatment of non life-threatening injuries, police said.

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