posted on August 03, 2011 11:31
A 21-year-old Darien man is facing a felony Vehicular Assault charge in a weekend accident that seriously injured his friend.
Wyatt Becker is also accused of DWI and Speeding in the Saturday morning crash. According to Sheriff's investigators, Becker's car exited the south shoulder of Pike Road in the Town of Alexander and rammed into a grove of trees.
Becker's passenger, 20-year-old Luke Tarnacki of Alden, was Mercy Flighted following the crash. He remains in ECMC’s trauma unit in critical condition today.
Wyatt Becker will face his charges at an arraignment hearing in Town of Alexander court next Tuesday.