Vehicle Accident/DUI Investigation
On 11/4/17 at 0050 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a one vehicle accident on N. Ridge Rd. at Resh Rd. in West Cocalico Township. David Hoffman, age 60, of Lebanon, stated he swerved to miss a deer and lost control of his vehicle. Hoffman’s vehicle left the roadway on a turn and struck and sheared a utility pole. The vehicle was towed from the scene. Hoffman was taken into custody pursuant to a DUI investigation and provided a blood sample to determine his blood alcohol content.