Charges Pending For St. James Crash 17 Oct 11

Charges are pending against a St. James man involved in a rollover accident Saturday night. It took place at the intersection of Armstrong Boulevard and 4th Avenue South in St. James at approximately 8:20pm Saturday. 27-year-old Jaziel Guerrero Vidales lost control of his 2001 Chevy Silverado and the pickup hit the curb and rolled, hitting the east side of the Armstrong School in the process. The truck ended up on it’s roof, trapping Vidales inside. He was extricated by the St. James Fire Department and hospitalized for various injuries. He was released from the hospital Sunday. Authorities say that speed and alcohol appeared to be factors in the crash.