A Hazleton, Pa., man faces several charges after an accident Sunday on U.S. 11 in Washington County.
Thomas William Eichelberger, 48, is charged with driving while under the influence, concealing a dangerous weapon, failing to stop after an accident and other crimes, according to Washington County District Court documents.
Maryland State Police were dispatched to U.S. 11 north of Maugans Avenue for a hit-and-run accident at about 2:30 p.m. Sunday, court documents show.
A Ford van had extensive damage to its bumper, and a Chevrolet Malibu had front-end damage. The driver of the Ford said that the driver of the Malibu fled the scene on foot before troopers arrived, according to court documents. The man fled across U.S. 11 and into a wooded area, court documents show.