Police arrest wrong-way driver following crash in Montville


MONTVILLE, Conn. (WTNH) – State police have arrested a driver in connection to a wrong-way crash on Route 2A in Montville.

State police responded to the crash on Jan. 9 around 11:30 p.m. Officials determined that the driver, identified as James Miles Tanner, was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of Route 2A.
That’s when police said Tanner side-swiped another car.

Tanner was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, failure to drive in proper lane, and driving wrong way. He was given a $1,500 bond and will appear in court in February.

No one was injured in the crash.

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