|Published:||Mar 01, 2011 10:11 PM EST|
|Updated:||Mar 01, 2011 7:32 PM EST|
CAPE CORAL- A local man turned himself in to members of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission Tuesday because of his involvement in a Cape Coral boat accident that left one man dead May 8, 2010, according to the State Attorney's Office.
Jason Williams was driving a 37-foot boat on May 8, 2010 when the boat hit a seawall near Cantry Canal.The boat was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed before it topped the seawall. The boat accident eventually led to the death of Jason Baldner of Onalaska, Wis.
The accident also left two others with injuries. The State Attorney's Office charged Jason Williams with one count of Boating Under the Influence Manslaughter, one count of BUI Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury and one count of BUI with Damage.
Williams turned himself in to members of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission who investigated the case on Tuesday.