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Branchport man charged with DWI after crash in Gorham

A 62-year-old Branchport man was charged with driving while intoxicated after deputies responded to a one car crash on County Road 1 in Gorham.

Deputies say Ward M. Bergman, 62, of Branchport was charged with drivign while intoxicated, as well as cited multiple tickets after he crashed his vehicle into a ditch.

The vehicle sustained heavy front end damage and when authorities responded — Bergman was attempting to flee the scene. The pickup truck was also unregistered, according to deputies.

He’ll answer the charges in Gorham Town Court.

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