Pottstown Driver Charged As Accident Probe Ends

SANATOGA PA – A 55-year-old Pottstown man, whose car was one of two vehicles involved in an November accident on westbound U.S. Route 22, was charged Saturday (Dec. 13, 2014) in the incident by Lower Pottsgrove police following the conclusion of their investigation.

Charles H. Knecht II faces driving under the influence and traffic-related offenses, and was determined to be the at-fault driver, Lower Pottsgrove Ofc. James McCue alleged in a press release. Dates for Knecht’s court appearances were not mentioned.

The nature of the crash required both drivers to be extricated from their vehicles, McCue said.