Man accused of driving high, trying to fill gas tank with water

LEVITTOWN - A Levittown man is accused of driving high and trying to fill his gas tank with water.

Troopers spotted Salvatore Ostraco on the side of the Northern State Parkway on Wednesday just east of the Meadowbrook Parkway with a portable gas tank. Police say Ostraco admitted to filling his tank with water and then failed sobriety tests. Cops tell News 12 Long Island hypodermic needles, pain killers and a knife were found inside his car.

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