Man Charged With DUI, DWLSOct 25th, 2011 | By Jacob | Category: Community News
By Jacob Bembry
Greene Publishing, Inc.
A Pinetta man was charged with driving under the influence and driving while license suspended knowingly, following an accident on Thursday evening, Oct. 20.
According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, Herman Thomas Williams, Jr., 49, was traveling south on County Road 254 (NE Dusty Miller Avenue) in the southbound lane. For an unknown reason, his 1992 GMC pickup crossed the northbound lane of CR 254 and struck the east ditch with the front of the pickup.
The truck rotated in a counter-clockwise manner and came to a final rest, facing east in the east ditch.
The pickup was found at final rest upon the trooper’s arrival.
The Madison County Sheriff’s Office assisted at the scene.
FHP Trooper Chuck Swindle was the investigating officer.