Traffic Crash, DUI Arrest



On September 6th, 2020, at approximately 12:01 am, officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Williams Grove Road for a crash that occurred there. Upon arrival officers determined there was only one vehicle involved and the driver of the vehicle left the scene on foot. It was determined the vehicle had been travelling southbound on Williams Grove Road. The vehicle left the roadway, struck the curb, and flattened it’s front passenger side tire. The driver of the vehicle was eventually identified as Roman. Roman was located in the Mechanicsburg Cemetery, and after a brief attempt at fleeing from officers, he was taken into custody. It was determined Roman was under the influence of alcohol and was not safe to operate a motor vehicle. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date. The police department was assisted by officers from Upper Allen Township Police Department.

Elin Roman, age 33, 400 block of South High Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Charges – DUI, multiple summary offenses