HUDSON — A city man was charged with driving while intoxicated after his motorcycle left Green Street early Sunday morning and crashed into a house, Lt. Anthony Moon of the Hudson Police Department said Monday.
Shawn Mazzelie, 40, of Hudson, was also ticketed for several vehicle and traffic infractions, Moon said.
Mazzelie was taken to Albany Medical Center with complaints of back pain, Moon said.
At about 1:47 a.m., the motorcycle veered off Green Street and crashed into the home at 128 Green St.
The motorcycle was traveling at a high rate of speed, Moon said.
Columbia County 911 sent Hudson Fire Department and Greenport Rescue Squad to the scene.
The home sustained some minor cosmetic damage, Moon said.
Mazzelie is scheduled to appear in Hudson City Court.
Hudson Police investigated. They were assisted by state police.
Firefighters were back in service at 2:06 a.m.