Area Police

New York State Police

¯ ELLERY — William Kozuch, 49, of Erie, PA, was charged on Friday with Driving While Intoxicated.

Kozuch was pulled over on I-86 in Ellery for speeding, and after failing several standard field sobriety tests, Kozuch was placed under arrest. Kozuch was transported to State Police Jamestown, where he provided a breath sample of .16 percent — twice the legal limit. Kozuch then processed, issued tickets returnable to Ellery Town Court, and released. Kozuch is scheduled to appear in Ellery Town Court later in the month to answer to the charge.

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

¯ FREWSBURG — On Friday, at 3:10 p.m., Deputies responded to reports of a motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle on Frew Run Street. After an investigation at the scene, it appears the operator of the motorcycle, Anthony Barto, 52, of Lakewood was unable to negotiate a curve in the roadway. Barto traveled into oncoming traffic and struck a vehicle being operated by Karen Davis, 51, of Frewsburg. barto was transported to UPMC Hamot via Starflight for injuries sustained in the accident.