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Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

CHAUTAUQUA – Jason C. Merritt, 40, of Forestville was charged with driving while intoxicated on Monday.

At 8:34 p.m. deputies responded to an accident between a vehicle and an Amish buggy accident on Hartfield Stockton Road. It was found that Merritt was allegedly intoxicated. He was released on an appearance ticket for Chautauqua Town Court. There were no injuries as a result of the accident.