Saratoga Springs crash leads to DWI charges for Rhode Island man

SARATOGA SPRINGS – State police are investigating a crash in Saratoga Springs.

Police say around 12:50 Wednesday morning, troopers saw a speeding vehicle traveling northbound on State Route 9 in the town of Malta.

The vehicle failed to stop for police and led them on a brief pursuit, before police had to stop due to weather conditions.

Shortly after, troopers found the suspect vehicle crashed in front of 125 South Broadway.

Luke Benoit, 31, from Portsmouth, Rhode Island was taken from the vehicle and transported to the hospital, where he is expected to be okay.

Benoit is charged with DWI.