• Wrong-way driver stopped on I-89
    STAFF REPORT | March 18,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    ROYALTON ó A New Hampshire man drove the wrong way on Interstate 89 Wednesday night, according to Vermont State Police.

    Mark Johnson, 59, of Hanover, was cited on charges of driving under the influence and gross negligent operation after state police say he was southbound in the northbound lane.

    Johnson was first reported driving the wrong way at mile marker 40 and failed to pull over for a trooper driving northbound, police said. Johnson was later pulled over around mile marker 17 in Royalton, and state police said he was found to be under the influence of alcohol. He is to appear in Orange County criminal court to answer the charge.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN Vermont News
    The state is allowing Vermontís largest utility to continue accepting community-scale solar... Full Story
    WATERBURY ó Itís all about the heat, the sweet, the smoke, and the savory. Full Story
    Striking the barbecue balance
    MONTPELIER ó Gubernatorial candidate Bruce Lisman is challenging his rival for the Republican... Full Story
    More Articles