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Deputies: Drunk driver crashes car into Skaneateles Lake

Investigators in Cayuga County say a woman has been charged with driving drunk after they say she drove her car into Skaneateles Lake.

The Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office says Malia M. Mcafee, 23, from Syracuse, was leaving a home and took a wrong turn, driving off the boat launch at the Seveys Boatyard Inc. on Glen Cove Road in the Town of Niles.

First responders say the car drove into about five feet of water.

Mcafee was charged with DWI.

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Spill Response Unit responded and investigators say no fluids from the car contaminated the lake.
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