A West Virginia FedEx driver is facing charges after allegedly causing an accident while intoxicated. The incident reportedly occurred on April 1 just after 4:00 p.m. in the 200 block of Main Street in Milton. The driver of the other vehicle reportedly had to go to the hospital for treatment of injuries suffered in the accident.
News sources report that a man associated with an agency that works to reduce the number of alcohol-related motor vehicle accidents on West Virginia roadways is now facing a drunk driving charge. According to a criminal complaint filed by law enforcement officials in Charleston, the Department of Transportation's director of communications was charged with DUI after allegedly failing a series of breath tests on Dec. 6. The complaint indicates that the 50-year-old man was pulled over by police at approximately 11:40 p.m.
West Virginia State Police say that a trooper detained and charged the commissioner of Gilmer County with DUI on July 19. The trooper pulled over the commissioner around 8 p.m. when he allegedly saw the man driving erratically.