Raleigh County man charged with DUI leading to Loss of life


BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) A White Oak man is behind bars after deputies say he was driving underneath the affect of marijuana and collided with one other automotive.

In keeping with the grievance, Jerry Douglas White Jr. was charged with driving underneath the affect leading to loss of life and driving underneath the affect leading to bodily harm after he collided with one other automotive on August eighth, 2018.

Deputies mentioned White crossed the double line on North Sand Department Street, putting a crimson Hyundai Sonata carrying two individuals within the entrance seat. In keeping with Lt. J. Redden, the investigating officer within the grievance, the sufferer within the entrance passenger seat of the automotive was significantly injured with a number of fractures, whereas the driving force died.

The grievance mentioned White instructed deputies he had not smoked Marijuana for 3 days, however a State Police lab evaluation later revealed White was underneath the affect of THC and THC-COOH on the time of the crash.

White is being held in Southern Regional Jail (SRJ) on one million greenback bond.


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