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Depew man gets 6 months jail time for DWI injury crash

A Depew man has been sentenced to six months in jail and five years probation as the result of a crash that injured another motorist.

Anthony Myers, 33, pleaded guilty in State Supreme Court to a felony count of first degree vehicular assault, after a June 30, 2019 crash on the westbound I-90 in West Seneca.

Myers had a breathalyzer-recorded blood alcohol content of 0.25 when the car he was driving crashed into a disabled vehicle. The driver of that vehicle suffered neck and back injuries.

In addition to the jail term and parole, Myers was ordered to pay a $2,500 fine and perform 50 hours of community service. His license has been revoked for one year and he must continue with alcohol counseling.

Mark Wozniak, WBFO's local All Things Considered host, has been at WBFO since mid-1978.