Rene L. Llanos, 28, was traveling northbound at around 2:30 a.m. when his vehicle went off the roadway and ended up in a wooded area in the center median.
When troopers arrived, they discovered Llanos was in possession of almost 16 grams of cocaine.
He was charged with third-degree criminal possession and remanded to the Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail or $100,000 bond.
Llanos is scheduled to appear at the LaGrange Town Court on Friday, Dec. 18..
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