Apalachin Woman Charged With Vehicular Assault

June 16, 2022

On Wednesday, New York State Police at Owego arrested 63 year old Candy E. Barklow of Apalachin for the class “C” felony of Aggravated Vehicular Assault.

According to police, on June 6, 2022, at approximately 9:53 p.m., troopers were dispatched to a report of a vehicle that struck a pedestrian on Rolling Terrace in Apalachin.  The 40-year-old male pedestrian was on working on the front portion of his front lawn when he was struck. 

When troopers arrived, Barklow was no longer on scene.  The pedestrian was evaluated by Apalachin EMS and transported to Wilson Medical Center with serious injuries. 

Troopers later learned that Barklow had been stopped by an Officer from the Vestal Police Department and arrested for Driving While Intoxicated just about 25 minutes after she struck the pedestrian. 

On June 15, troopers arrested Barklow on the felony charge.  She was transported to Tioga County Central Arraignment and Processing.