Driver facing DUI after crash
A Monroe County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following a one vehicle crash that occurred about 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 26, along SR115 in Tunkhannock Township.
Pocono Mountain Regional police said officers responded to the location and found a vehicle off the right side of the road in a wooded area. The driver was identified as Eddie Tirado Jr., 30, of Effort.
Tirado was found to be under the influence and failed field sobriety tests. He was then taken into custody and transported to the Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg, for a blood test.
Police said the DUI charge is pending the test results.