A Colonie woman faces charges of vehicular assault and DWI after getting into an accident on Oct. 20.
According to State Police, at just before 8 a.m., troopers responded to the area of Grooms Road in Halfmoon for a personal injury auto accident.
Sarah Zimmerman, 23, crossed the center line into the opposite lane and collided head on with a 47-year-old woman from Clifton Park.
The Clifton Park woman was pinned in her vehicle and had to be extricated by emergency personnel.
Zimmerman displayed multiple signs of intoxication, according to the State Police, and both women were transported to Albany Medical Center Hospital for treatment. The Clifton Park woman was in serious condition but her injuries were not deemed life threatening.
Zimmerman was charged on Oct. 23 with felony vehicular assault and the misdemeanor of DWI. She was arraigned in the City of Saratoga Springs Court and in front of a judge next month.