A Wayne woman suffered serious injuries Monday night in a collision with a tractor trailer whose driver was allegedly drunk and lost control of the rig in Newburgh, N.Y., recordonline.com reported.
New York state Police Sgt. Vladimir Horrego told the website a tractor trailer rig going west on Interstate 84 veered out of control, crossed the median and collided head-on with a Subaru driven by Elissa Betterbid, 39, of Wayne at 9:30 p.m.
Betterbid was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Poughkeepsie with head, leg, and internal injuries, the website reported.
The driver of the tractor-trailer James Tiedeken, 49, was charged with vehicular assault, driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a controlled substance.