Tennessee man charged with DUI manslaughter released from hospital, booked into jail following fatal crash


UPDATE 5:00 AM 6/7/21: 37-year-old Lewis Winn was booked into the Escambia County Jail Sunday afternoon after 1 pm. The FHP said he was being treated a Baptist Hospital following the fatal collision. The jail log lists his charges including negligent homicide/manslaughter by vehicle and hit and run. The FHP originally reported the suspect’s name as “Albert Winn Lewis.” The jail log shows his name as Lewis Albert Winn.

Lewis Winn from ECSO jail log

ORIGINAL STORY: ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — A man from Tennessee is charged with DUI manslaughter after a two-vehicle crash that killed a woman from Pensacola early Saturday morning. According to a crash report from the Florida Highway Patrol, two sedans collided near the intersection of Gulf Beach Highway and Bauer Road at about 1:45 Saturday morning.

The FHP report says the driver from Tennessee ran a stop sign and collided with a vehicle driven by a 55-year-old woman from Pensacola. She died of her injuries. A 37-year-old man from Fayetteville, Tennessee received what are described as minor injuries and was arrested for DUI manslaughter. The FHP has identified the driver from Tennessee as 37-year-old Albert Lewis.

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