WORCESTER CO., DE. - Police say a Sunday night car accident has ended with the driver getting arrested and charged with a DUI.
Maryland State Police say they responded to the area of St. Martins Neck Road and Shell Mill Road in Worcester County around 9:20 PM on Sunday due to a reported single vehicle accident with no injuries.
Investigators say upon arrival the troopers found that 61 year-old Mark Kauffman failed to maintain control of a his vehicle and struck a utility pole. Police say Kauffman eventually left the roadway and the vehicle eventually came to rest in a field.
Through the investigation, Police say Kauffman was determined to be driving the vehicle under the influence of alcohol. He was subsequently arrested and charged with the DUI, among other traffic collision violations.