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Two in fair condition after crash

January 05, 2009

GREENCASTLE, Pa. -- A man whose car went through a stop sign on Stone Bridge Road and hit another car on Sunday was charged with driving under the influence, police said.

The driver -- Keith Summers, 44, of Mercersburg, Pa. -- was charged with driving under the influence, having an open container, careless driving and failure to stop at a stop sign.

A passenger -- Charles Brown, 38, of Mercersburg -- had to be freed from the car, Pennsylvania State Police said in a news release.

Brown was listed in fair condition at Chambersburg Hospital on Monday morning, a hospital spokeswoman said.

Summers was treated at the hospital and released.

Police said Summers, driving a 2009 Toyota Corolla, was going south on Stone Bridge Road, north of Greencastle.

Shortly before 3:30 p.m., Summers' car went through a stop at the intersection of Guitner Road and hit a 1998 Saturn sedan driven by Richard Lee Bingaman of Mercersburg, police said.

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Bingaman was heading west on Guitner Road.

Bingaman was listed in fair condition on Monday morning at Waynesboro Hospital.

Both cars had major damage, the news release says.

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