Driver Strikes Pole, Knocks Out Power and is Arrested by Yarmouth Police for OUI

48 year old Groveland man faces three charges...
Christopher M. Doyle, age 48, of Groveland faces multiple charges in connection with a crash that took out power along Route 28 in West Yarmouth early Sunday. (YPD booking photo)

From the Yarmouth Police Department:

DRIVER ARRESTED FOR OUI AFTER VEHICLE STRIKES POLE AND KNOCKS OUT POWER 
On Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 1:17AM, Yarmouth Police Officers and Firefighters responded to a single vehicle crash on Route 28 in West Yarmouth involving a truck hitting a Utility Pole that knocked out power.

Yarmouth Police Officers arrived and found a black 2013 CHEV K15 crashed in to a pole.

The area was immediately secured and traffic diverted. The driver was not seriously injured.

The driver smelled of alcoholic beverages and had been drinking. 

The driver failed a series of Standardized Filed Sobriety Tests and was placed under arrest and transported to Yarmouth Police Department Headquarters. 

After completion of the booking process, bail was set at Personal Recognizance and he was released after paying the $40 fee.

The driver is due in the Barnstable District Court this morning, Monday, September 24, 2018 for arraignment. 

Refer To Accident: 18-415-AC
Refer To Arrest: 18-869-AR
Arrest: CHRISTOPHER M. DOYLE 
Address: 14 HARVARD RD GROVELAND, MA
Age: 48
Charges: 
OUI LIQUOR
OPERATING A MV NEGLIGENTLY SO AS TO ENDANGER
MARKED LANES VIOLATION
 

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