TOWN OF ELLERY, N.Y. (WIVB) — A man from Bemus Point is facing a number of charges after investigators say he drove drunk, swerved into oncoming traffic and hit another vehicle.
The incident happened around 9 p.m. Wednesday on Ellery Centralia Rd. in the Town of Ellery.
According to Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies, Robert Samuelson’s blood-alcohol content (BAC) was four-and-a-half times the legal limit.
Samuelson, 64, was charged with aggravated DWI, consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle and refusal to take a roadside breath test.
The other driver’s condition is not known.