30-year-old Matthew Redeye of Salamanca is accused of speeding past a line of cars, including a police cruiser, last July on Broad Street in Salamanca. He was driving at about 70 mph when he crash into a metal utility pole. His passengers were thrown into the windshield and both suffered facial injuries. One also had internal injuries.
Redeye was trapped in the vehicle and, after being freed, spent a couple of days in ECMC in Buffalo for treatment of injuries to his lower extremities. After being released from the hospital he was sent to Cattaraugus County Jail, where he remains.
His case has been adjourned for motions.