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Riverside area man arrested for assault in car crash

A 27-year-old Grace Street man was arrested at the scene of a one-car crash on Dearborn Avenue late Wednesday. Joseph Toth was charged with felony counts of first-degree reckless endangerment, third-degree criminal mischief, third-degree assault and second-degree harassment for allegedly choking and punching the driver, an acquaintance of his from Cheektowaga, after the two men got into an argument about 11:45 p.m. The alleged assault caused the driver to crash in front of a house in the third block of Dearborn Avenue. No property damage was reported.