June 28, 2014: Crash on Strawberry Road

Cpl. B. D. Humphreys

Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office
301 Virginia St. E.
Charleston WV 25301
304-357-0732 / 304-951-7328
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Begin forwarded message:

From: Brian Humphreys <BrianHumphreys@kcso.us>
Date: June 28, 2014 at 1:44:02 PM EDT
To: "’lhannon@wowktv.com‘" <lhannon@wowktv.com>
Subject: June 28, 2014:  Crash on Strawberry Road

On Saturday, June 28, 2014, at approximately 7:40 a.m. a crash was reported to Metro 911 by residents of Strawberry Road, near Saint Albans.  The callers witnessed a single vehicle go into the Coal River.  They reported seeing the driver go into the river with his vehicle, then escape to the riverbank.

 

The driver is Timothy Williams, 51 years old of Saint Albans, WV.

 

Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to assist and investigate.  They report that Mr. Williams said he swerved to avoid several dogs in the 800 block of Strawberry Road.  His car then went off the road and into the river.

 

The driver was transported to Charleston Area Medical Center’s General Division for treatment to minor injuries. 

 

 

Corporal B. D. Humphreys

Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office

 

301 Virginia Street East,

Charleston WV 25301

desk:  304-357-0732 / cell:  304-951-7328

 

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