Driver Who Struck Lower Saucon Road Pole Charged With DUI, Police Say

A Lower Saucon Township man who struck a utility pole as he was driving on Lower Saucon Road on the afternoon of March 28 was determined to be driving under the influence of alcohol and has since been charged with DUI, township police said Monday in a news release.

According to police, Jason Miller, 39, of the 2700 block of Wassergass Road, was driving a truck when he hit the pole at 4:42 p.m.

He was not injured in the crash, police said.

Police did not indicate what Miller’s alleged blood alcohol concentration (BAC) was, and court documents related to the case were not yet available online as of Tuesday.

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About Josh Popichak
Josh Popichak

Josh Popichak is a journalist and publisher who is passionate about providing an open online platform and advocating for independent, local news. He has covered news--first in print, later online--in the Saucon Valley area of eastern Pennsylvania since 2005. In addition to writing extensively about local issues, he uses Facebook, Instagram and other social media to help personalize and broaden awareness of topics affecting the communities he covers. He also manages the Facebook pages for several local businesses as part of his business, Saucon Source LLC. He is a 1999 graduate of Bates College, where he was a history major and arts editor for the student newspaper.

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