Andres M. Chico, 22, of Weehawken, N.J., was cited for failure to drive at a safe speed after a one-vehicle accident at 7:45 p.m. Nov. 23 on Polk Township Route 413, according to state police at Lehighton.
Police said he was driving a 2004 Suzuki Forenza southbound when he failed to negotiate a left curve. The vehicle went off the western edge of the road and struck a tree.
Police said the driver was uninjured.
Police were assisted at the scene by members of the Polk Township Fire Company.