Police briefs

November 02, 2009

Driver, bystander face DUI, other charges after Pa. crash

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- A Chambersburg man was charged with driving under the influence and hit and run following a 4 p.m. accident Saturday on U.S. 30.

Pennsylvania State Police said Darryl Souders, 49, was driving a vehicle that hit a parked vehicle in the 5400 block of Lincoln Way East in Greene Township.

No injuries were reported.

While on the scene, a bystander, Kenneth Bietsch, allegedly yelled profanities at troopers. Bietsch, 49, of St. Thomas, Pa., was arrested for public drunkenness and taken to Franklin County Jail, police said.

Three injured in Berkeley County crash

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -- One motorist was flown to a hospital and two others were injured when two vehicles collided Friday night on Arden Nollville Road near W.Va. 45, Berkeley County Sheriff Kenneth M. Lemaster Jr. said.


The condition of the most seriously injured motorist was not known, but Lemaster said he did not believe the injuries were life-threatening.

No additional information was available.

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