Utica man charged with DWI, BAC three times the legal limit

Oneida County

A Utica man was charged with DWI, after he drove onto the shoulder of State Route 31 in the Town of Verona, according to State Police.

Ka L. Htoo, 39, was arrested and charged with DWI, Aggravated DWI with a Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) of .18% or greater, failure to keep right, and no seat belt, troopers said.

State Police say around 1:45 p.m. Sunday, Htoo swerved across the middle of the road before winding up in the shoulder near the intersection with Beacon Light Road.

A breath test determined that his BAC was .27%, according to State Police.

He was issued traffic tickets, troopers said.

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