A Lehigh County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following a stop in a sobriety checkpoint operation.

State police at Fogelsville said James Lee Klopp, 62, of Breinigsville, was stopped southbound on SR222 near Krocks Road, in Lower Macungie Township, about 11:36 p.m. on Friday, March 23, at a checkpoint.

He was found to be under the influence and was placed under arrest. He was transported to the county DUI center for a blood test.