Cornwall crash involving wrong-way driver

In this Sunday, June 11, 2017 photo provided by Ava Cleary, a Cornwall firefighter sweeps up debris from a two vehicle crash at the intersection of Seventh and Augustus Streets. A police investigation has determined a wrong-way driver caused the crash. (Ava Cleary via Newswatch Group)

CORNWALL – Pieces of two vehicles and broken glass littered a Cornwall intersection after a collision involving a wrong-way driver.

Emergency responders were called to a two vehicle crash at Augustus Street and Seventh Street around 11:15 p.m. Sunday night.

Const. Dan Cloutier told Cornwall Newswatch their investigation determined one vehicle was going the wrong way on Augustus Street when it collided with a vehicle on Seventh.

Augustus Street is one-way southbound between Ninth Street and Water Street.

The wrong-way driver, a 44-year-old Cornwall man, has been charged with impaired driving.

There were no details in the police report about any injuries, Cloutier said.

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