Police: Man arrested for DWI in crash that hurt 2 daughters

A Lindenhurst man was arrested for allegedly driving drunk after a crash that injured his two young daughters.

Two young children were hurt in a crash in West Babylon, and the driver of the car they were riding in has been arrested for DWI.

Two young children were hurt in a crash in West Babylon, and the driver of the car they were riding in has been arrested for DWI. (2/19/17)

WEST BABYLON - A Lindenhurst man was arrested for allegedly driving drunk after a crash that injured his two young daughters.

It happened shortly after 7 p.m. Saturday. Police say Joscelyn Wilson, 53, was driving a Chevy van on Straight Path when he rear-ended a pickup truck near Gordon Avenue.

Wilson's two daughters, ages 5 and 6, were in the vehicle at the time. All three were taken to Good Samaritan Hospital to be treated for injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

The driver of the pickup truck, 30-year-old Noel Jimenez-Gutierrez, of West Babylon, was treated for minor injuries.

Wilson is charged with two counts of driving while intoxicated under Leandra's Law and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

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