At about 5 a.m., James Balentino, 64, drifted off the Route 9N in a Fed Ex tractor trailer, which subsequently rolled over, Ticonderoga police said.
At the scene of the accident he was found to be in possession of a pistol without a permit and was arrested for criminal possession of a weapon after being transported to and treated at Moses Ludington Hospital with a head injury, police said.
He was released on an appearance ticket.
Schroon Lake wreck
A man was injured in a one-car accident Sept. 12 in Schroon Lake.
Patsy R. Samicola, 80, was eastbound on Tip Top Road when his vehicle crossed over the center line and subsequently went into the ditch striking a rock wall.
He complained of chest pain and was transported to Glens Falls Hospital.
Samicola was ticketed with aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree and failure to keep right.