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Summers Co. Commissioner arrested for DUI after early morning accident


JUMPING BRANCH, W. Va (WVVA)-- A Summers County Commissioner is charged after a late night car accident near Jumping Branch.

According to a police report, 41-year-old Tony Williams was traveling Westbound on Route 3 Saturday when he went around a curve and flipped his Chevy Silverado on its top.

Upon receiving a breathalyzer test, police determined Williams had more than two times the legal limit of alcohol in his system. 

Williams is charged with aggravated DUI. He spent the night in Southern Regional Jail but as of Sunday morning, is out on bond.

No injuries were reported during the accident, which temporarily blocked the road while crews cleared the scene.

Jumping Branch Fire, Station 13, and Hinton Fire Departments responded, along with the Summers County Sheriff's Department.

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