CRAWFORD COUNTY, Penn. (WJET/WFXP/YourErie.com) — A traffic stop of a horse and buggy in the northwestern part of the state resulted in DUI and underage drinking charges for four males.
At about 7:06 p.m. on June 17, the Pennsylvania State Police noticed “multiple Amish juveniles” riding unsafely in a horse and buggy, a PSP news release said. The trooper stopped the buggy.
The juveniles allegedly had been consuming alcohol, and the operator (a 20-year-old male) was charged with DUI and underage drinking. The three passengers (two 17-yeard-old males and another 20-year-old male) were charged with underage drinking.
The incident occurred at the 24,000 block of Britton Run Road in Sparta Township (Crawford County).