James Bachman, 41, of New Tripoli, is facing charges of driving under the influence of alcohol as a result of a one-vehicle accident at 6:15 a.m. Dec. 16 at the intersection of Springhouse and Mosserville roads in Lynn Township.

State police at the Fogelsville barracks said they responded to a report of a vehicle in the roadway with a person inside it being slumped over the steering wheel.

Upon awakening Bachman, he exhibited signs of impairment leaving police to determine he was driving under the influence of alcohol.

Police said the investigation also determined that before stopping the vehicle in the roadway, Bachman was driving the car while it struck a bridge at the intersection.

He is also facing several traffic violations.