Driver involved in Oakfield accident accused of driving under the influence
Submitted by Howard B. Owens on July 2, 2014 - 11:49am
A driver involved in an accident yesterday that sent one person to the hospital has been charged with driving under the influence of a drug.
Keith Allen Hackett, 48, of South Pearl Street, Oakfield, was also cited for alleged failure to yield right of way.
Hackett was reportedly parked at 80 South Pearl St. in the greenway at 1:30 p.m. when he pulled left into traffic to initiate a U-turn.
His 2003 Ford sedan was struck by a car driven by Shelly G. Bucci, 53, of Knowsville Road, Oakfield.
Bucci was transported to UMMC with minor injuries.
Her passenger, 84-year-old Lorraine E. Balduf, was uninjured.
The accident was investigated by Deputy Chris Parker.