Officials: Mayor charged with DUI after fleeing crash



    Officials say a Pennsylvania mayor has been charged with driving under the influence after he allegedly hit a vehicle and fled the scene of the crash.

    Charges were filed against Upland Mayor Michael Ciach after police say he rear-ended a car that then struck two other vehicles on Friday in the city of Chester, just outside of Philadelphia.

    Upland is a neighboring borough.

    Officials say Ciach was arrested by responding officers while wandering the streets of Chester. He has been released on his own recognizance.

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    Ciach hasn’t responded to requests for comment.

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