Police: Driver who crashed into taxi in New Rochelle was drunkPosted: Updated:
Police say the driver who crashed into a taxi in New Rochelle on Thanksgiving was drunk.
Joseph Vessechia, of Yorktown Heights, is now charged with DWI and vehicular assault.
Investigators say his car collided with a taxi at the intersection of Echo Avenue and Main Street on Thursday morning.
A passenger in the cab was rushed to the hospital in serious condition. Both drivers suffered minor injuries.