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Fillmore woman accused of causing crash after injecting heroin

A woman from Fillmore in Allegany County is accused of injecting herself with heroin in a Humboldt Parkway parking lot Friday afternoon then driving off and causing a four-vehicle crash.

Laura Tomaszewski, 30, of Stone Spring Road, allegedly injected heroin in the parking lot at the Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority’s L.B. Johnson Apartments about 3:20 p.m. then drove off, police said. The report did not specify where the accident occurred.

Tomaszewski was arrested 10 minutes later at Erie County Medical Center where she was treated and discharged.

Police then charged her with driving while ability impaired by drugs, reckless driving and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.