HUDSON — A city man was arrested Thursday morning after his car slammed into a parked car on State Street in Hudson, Police Chief L. Edward Moore said.

Bashar R. Hotbani, 18, was charged with driving while intoxicated, according to Moore.

Greenport Rescue Squad and Hudson firefighters were sent by Columbia County 911 to the accident that occurred in front of 225 State St. at about 8:15 a.m.

Greenport Rescue examined Hotbani at the scene, but he refused medical treatment, according to Moore.

Both vehicles were towed from the area, according to Moore. State Street was reopened to traffic about 8:45 a.m.

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