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Fairport man charged with DWI following wrong-way crash on 490

Created: 10/28/2013 10:43 AM WHEC.com

A 60-year-old Fairport man is facing charges following a wrong-way on Route 490. It happened around 5:20 a.m. Saturday near Routes 490 and 390.

News10NBC is told a police officer was traveling in the area when he saw Robert Byrnes driving westbound in the eastbound lane on Route 490. That officer monitored Byrnes until the vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a ravine between the two highways.

Byrnes was not injured. His is charged with DWI, reckless driving and several other traffic violations.



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