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Man found asleep at the wheel in the intersection charged with drunken driving

TOWN OF NIAGARA – A Niagara Falls man, found asleep at the wheel of his car with the motor running Saturday at Lockport and Military roads, was charged with drunken driving by State Police.

Thomas L. Smith, 25, was charged with driving while intoxicated and stopped/standing on the pavement.

Troopers said he was found to be driving intoxicated with a blood alcohol level of 0.13 percent, above the legal limit of 0.08 percent. A court date was set for March 12.