A Town of Boston man was charged following a crash on Route 62 in the Town of Eden at about 7 a.m. Thursday, Eden Police officials said Friday.
Ari A. Kelm, 19, who was driving on Route 62, allegedly struck another vehicle and then drove off, not realizing he was being followed by a driver who called police about the incident, the Eden police said.
Kelm was stopped by a police officer further down Route 62, police said.
Kelm was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless operation of a motor vehicle, leaving the scene of a property damage accident and a number of traffic infractions, according to Eden police.
He faces court proceedings in Eden Court at 7 p.m. Tuesday, according to Eden police.