2011-03-31 / Police Reports

Crash Leads To DUI Arrest

A collision along North Valley Road has lead to charges of driving under the influence of alcohol being filed against a Wells Tannery man.

Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg reported 22-year- old Dylan Lee Ford was travelling southbound on Friday, March 25, when he swerved to miss hitting a white- tailed deer crossing the Brush Creek Township roadway. Ford’s 2001 Dodge Dakota crossed the road’s western berm and struck a tree stump at 10:40 p.m.

The truck was disabled as a result of the damage. Meanwhile, Ford was not wearing a seat belt and suffered minor injuries. Charges will be filed through Magisterial District Judge Carol Jean Johnson.

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