Driver facing DUI after crash
A Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following a two-vehicle crash that occurred about 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 3, along Coal St., near Kaska St., in Middleport.
State police at Frackville said Cynthia H. Alba, 29, of Middleport, was driving a 1992 Jeep Cherokee northbound when she entered the southbound lane and sideswiped a 2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser operated by Ariel Cescon, 24, of Pottsville.
No one was injured and damages were minor to both vehicles.
Troopers said Alba was found to be under the influence and was transported to the Schuylkill Medical Center-S. Jackson St., Pottsville, for a blood test. The DUI charge is pending the test results, troopers added.