Two occupants of one vehicle were both charged with driving while intoxicated following an accident, Town of Hamburg police reported today.
Police received a report of a two-car, hit-and-run accident at Bayview Road and Jeffrey Drive Monday night and chased a vehicle from the area.
The driver, James Horton, 43, of Loepere Street, Buffalo, was charged with driving while intoxicated, leaving the scene of an accident and other counts.
But police said that the other man in the car had been driving at the time of the accident and the two had switched places.
Otto S. Tykes, 58, of Myers Street, Buffalo, also was charged with drunken driving.