FREDONIA – A motorist was charged with driving while intoxicated after he got into a property damage accident Saturday night and fled from the scene, Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies said.

Steven L. Miller, 55, of Cassadaga was caught nearby and arrested around 7:30 p.m. after an accident near the Kwik-Fill gas station on Bennett Road, deputies said.

In addition to DWI, deputies charged him with leaving the scene of an accident.