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Cumberland Police Respond to Center Street vehicle accident

August 14th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On August 13, 2022 Cumberland Police Officers were dispatched to the 500 Block on N. Centre Street for a two-vehicle accident. The investigation revealed that the operator of the at fault vehicle was impaired. The driver Richard Kendall Collins was charged with DUI and numerous traffic related citations. Collins was written and released from Police headquarters.

Arrest: Richard Kendall Collins, 34, Cumberland

Charges: Driving vehicle while under the influence of alcohol PER SE, Driving veh. While impaired by alcohol, Driving vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, Failure to control Veh. Speed on Hwy. to avoid collision, Driver fail to stop at steady circular red signal, Driver using hands to use handheld telephone while motor vehicle is in motion