A Moravia man faces multiple charges after being involved in a wreck while allegedly using a hand held device while driving drunk.
State Police report troopers were called to a motor vehicle accident on Route 38 in the Town of Moravia on Wednesday.
During the investigation, 52-year old Robert McLaughlin of Moravia failed standard field sobriety tests and was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Moravia barracks, where he provided a breath sample of .08.
McLaughlin was charged with driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a BAC of .08 or higher, making an unsafe lane change and operating a motor vehicle while using a portable electronic device.
He was issued uniform traffic tickets returnable to the Town of Moravia Court on April 26.