CARROLLTON, NY -- An Olean man was arrested Wednesday after the death of a driver in a two-car accident on Route 417.
John D. McStraw Jr., 47, was charged with second-degree vehicular manslaughter, a class D felony; driving while intoxicated, unspecified degree; first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, a class E felony; and multiple traffic offenses, according to police..
Police said McStraw attempted to pass a semi-trailer, which resulted in a collision with an oncoming vehicle. A 48-year-old Kill Buck male driving the oncoming vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Department responded to the accident.
McStraw was remanded to Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $15,000 bail and is due in court at a later date.
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