BARTON — Police say that a 60-year-old man from Barton was charged with DUI after a two-vehicle crash on Sunday sent a man to the hospital.
At around 8:00 p.m. rescue workers were notified of the crash that occurred on US Route 5 near the intersection of Kinsey Road, in Barton.
Police say Ed Seadale exhibited signs of intoxication and was ultimately arrested and processed for DUI.
Roger Pray, 80, of Orleans, was the driver in the second vehicle and was immediately transported to North Country Hospital for treatment for minor injuries.
According to the police report, Seadale was traveling south and Pray was traveling northbound.
“Evidence at the scene indicated Seadale operated his vehicle left of the centerline and collided with Pray in the oncoming lane,” a statement issued by Sgt. Andrew Jensen reads.
Both vehicles were unable to be driven from the scene.
Barton/Orleans Fire Department, as well as Orleans EMS, assisted at the scene.Are you on Instagram? Cool. So are we. CLICK HERE to follow us for a behind the scenes look at Newport Dispatch.