Traffic incident leads to charges in Antrim

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

Pennsylvania State Police reported that Joel Andrew Buchanan, 47, 3059 Conococheague Lane, was charged with several offenses after he gave a statement to Pennsylvania State Police on Jan. 27. The day before he had allegeldy struck a Dodge Dakota on Route 16 east of Grant Shook Road at 8:40 p.m. and failed to stop. The other driver was taken to Waynesboro Hospital. Police said Buchanan's GMC pickup was found in a berm nearby. Police found a gold metal pipe in the ashtray, containing burnt residue. Buchanan was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia, accident involving personal injury, accident involving damage to vehicle or property, and duty to give information or render aid.