Leandra's Law arrest made after accident

Guilderland police made a Leandra's Law DWI arrest on Saturday, July 16, following an auto accident that sent two to the hospital.

Police said Daniel M. Welsh ran a red light on Western Avenue at about 8:05 p.m. and struck a 2002 Volvo exiting the Northway, causing injury to two of the four passengers of that car.

Welsh was arrested for DWI following an investigation, and was allegedly found to have a BAC of 0.12 percent. Police said he had his four children in the 2002 Chevrolet SUV, ages seven, nine, ten and 11.

Welsh was charged with four counts of violating Leandra's Law, DWI, assault in the third degree, four counts of endangering the welfare of a child and various traffic law infractions. He was remanded to Albany County jail without bail."

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