North Adams man arrested following car accident in Cheshire


CHESHIRE -- Police arrested a North Adams man following an accident on Saturday night.

According to state police, Jonathan LaBonte, 22, of North Adams was arrested following a two-car crash on Route 8 adjacent to the Shell station at about 11:45 p.m.

State police did not have details of the accident, but reported that the driver of the other vehicle, a 2004 Ford Escape, was not injured. The driver's identity was not released.

LaBonte, driving a 2000 Chevrolet Prism, was charged with operating under the influence of drugs, crossing marked lanes and negligent operation of a motor vehicle.


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