The Nassau County Public Information Office reports the arrest of a Woodbury woman for Driving While Intoxicated on Wednesday, June 7, 2021 at 2:30 pm in East Meadow.
According to police, Erica Schweitzer, 49, of 193 Fair Haven Boulevard, struck a Nassau County Ambulance while transporting an aided to the hospital. The defendant was operating a 2017 BMW sedan traveling eastbound when she was in a collision with the ambulance, while making a left turn onto Hempstead Turnpike from Merrick Avenue. An officer already at the scene witnessed the accident.
A subsequent investigation was conducted and Schweitzer was placed under arrest without incident. No injuries were reported.
Defendant Schweitzer is charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated and multiple traffic infractions. She will be arraigned on Thursday, June 8, 2021 in Mineola.
Details by: PIO 07/07/0230/8834