Man charged with DUI after car overturns
A car overturned on Mechanic Street in Hagers- town early Tuesday after hitting a curb on Burhans Boulevard, said Pam Keefauver, criminal records clerk with the Hagerstown Police Department.
Keefauver said that at about 1:30 a.m., a 2004 Hyundai hit a curb by Byers Stop-N-Go, entered the 400 block of North Burhans Boulevard, did a U-turn at Antietam Tree & Turf and then went westbound on Mechanic Street. When police arrived at the 400 block of Mechanic Street, the car was found overturned, she said.
"It went up some steps and flipped over," said Sgt. Fred Wolford.
Michael Eugene Gomeringer, 54, of 708 Forest Drive in Hagerstown, was charged with negligent driving, driving without a license, driving under the influence of alcohol, driving while intoxicated and unsafe lane changing, Keefauver said.
Gomeringer was treated at Washington County Hospital and released, a hospital spokeswoman said.