ATTICA – A 29-year-old Arizona man was ordered held at the Wyoming County Jail following his arraignment Friday in Attica Village Court shortly after he was involved in a drunken driving accident in which he and another driver were both hurt.
Joshua J. Stoffer of Holbrook, Ariz., was charged with drunken driving, refusing to take a blood test, speeding and failure to keep right. He was treated at the Wyoming Community Hospital for minor head and shoulder injuries.
Stoffer narrowly missing striking a pedestrian at about 12:50 p.m. on West Main and sideswiped a car driven by Joshua Senick of Attica before driving into a ditch and flipping over. Senick suffered some injuries but was not taken to hospital for treatment. Both vehicles were extensively damaged, according to Attica police officials.
Stoffer refused to submit to a blood test at the hospital while he was being treated, police said.
He is being held in the county jail in lieu of $500 bail pending a June 24 court appearance in the case.