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.

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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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