Berlin man charged with DUI after fleeing crash scene

Around 4:30 Saturday afternoon, Maryland State Troopers reportedly responded to a hit-and-run collision in the area of Worcester Highway and Jarvis Road.

Troopers say they discovered that a pickup truck driven by Pedro Gallardo-Trinidad hit an SUV before fleeing the scene.

According to police, after an initial investigation, witnesses assisted troopers in tracking down Gallardo-Trinidad.

Troopers apparently detected alcohol on Gallardo-Trinidad, who police say they arrested following a failed field sobriety test.

Authorities say Gallardo-Trinidad was charged with a driving under the influence and other related charges.

We’re told no injuries were reported in the collision.

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