Two hurt in Long Island drunk driving boat crash

June 20, 2011 10:51:33 AM PDT
Two people were hurt in a boating accident on Long Island overnight, and now the driver is under arrest.

The boat crashed in Patchogue sometime after midnight, slamming into a bulkhead in Sandspit County Park.

The driver, identified as 45-year-old Joseph Leon, and a male passenger were taken to Brookhaven Memorial with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say Leon, of Sayville, was drunk at the time. He is now charged with boating while intoxicated.