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Lewiston man charged with drunken driving

LEWISTON – A Lewiston man faces multiple charges after he failed to pull over for an oncoming emergency vehicle on Center Street in the Village of Lewiston on Tuesday.

State police said the driver, James R. Simoneit, 64, appeared to be intoxicated.

Simonheit was charged with driving while intoxicated and failure to yield the right of way to an emergency vehicle. He was additionally charged with aggravated unlicensed operation.

State Police said he refused to take a breath test. He was issued appearance tickets on the charges and a court date in the Town of Lewiston on Aug. 12.