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Man accused of DWI after driving car into Copiague canal

The incident happened just off West Riviera Drive around 11 p.m. Wednesday.

News 12 Staff

Nov 19, 2020, 12:26 PM

Updated 1,306 days ago

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A Suffolk County man has been arrested and accused of DWI after driving his car into a canal in Copiague.
The incident happened just off West Riviera Drive around 11 p.m. Wednesday.
When police arrived at the scene, they found the driver Exel Argueta, 22, on the dock.
The Lindenhurst man was allegedly drunk.
No one else was in the car with him at the time.


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