Mexico woman charged with DWI after crash involving Oswego Co. Sheriff's employee

Barbara Thompson

A Mexico woman is charged after a crash involving a sheriffâ??s department employee that happened on Saturday night on State Route 69.

Oswego County Sheriffâ??s Deputies say 64-year-old Barbara Thompson, of Munger Hill Road in Mexico, was driving on State Route 69, not far from U.S. Route 11, at about 9:00 pm on August 2 when she crossed the center line into the oncoming lane and hit a pickup truck. The driver of the truck is an employee of the Oswego County Sheriffâ??s Office. The crash turned the truck sideways, and sent Thompsonâ??s car into a guide rail.

Thompson was charged with DWI and failure to keep right.

She was released on appearance tickets and is due back in court on August 19.