Woman charged with DWI following crash
STILLWATER, N.Y. >> A Stillwater woman was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated.
Teresa M. Branahl, 48, had been traveling westbound on Stillwater Bridge Road, in the Town of Schaghticoke shortly before 7 p.m. on Dec. 29 when police said she crossed into oncoming traffic and struck a vehicle headed east.
State Police responding to the accident interviewed Branahl and said she displayed signs of intoxication. She was administered and failed the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and was subsequently taken into custody for driving under the influence of alcohol.
Branahl was transported to State Police in Brunswick, where her blood alcohol tested at .25 percent. She was arraigned in Schaghticoke Town Court and released to the supervision of Rensselaer County Probation.