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State Police Release Video of Wrong-Way Incident

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    A driver was charged with DUI after state police said he drove the wrong way on the Wilbur Cross Parkway on November 20.  The incident was captured on a police dash cam.

    (Published Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017)

    State police released video on Thursday of a November incident involving a wrong-way driver on the Wilbur Cross Parkway in Orange.

    On November 20, troopers responded to the area of Exit 56 in Orange after they received a 911 call just after 2 a.m. about a car driving northbound in the southbound lanes of Route 15.

    Video from one of the state police cruisers shows a car driving the wrong way and going past the trooper's vehicle.

    The troopers were able to safely stop the driver near Exit 58, state police said.

    The driver, 39-year-old Flavio Bueno, of Orange, was arrested and charged with DUI, driving the wrong way on a divided highway and operating a motor vehicle without a license.

    Bueno was released on $10,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Dec. 12.