Richford man arrested for DUI after headed wrong way on I-89

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COLCHESTER — A 55-year-old resident of Richford was arrested following an incident in Colchester on Friday.

Authorities were notified of multiple reports of a wrong-way driver headed south in the northbound lane of Interstate 89 at around 4:49 p.m.

Police say they located a vehicle matching the description on Roosevelt Highway.

The driver was identified as George Lufkin.

Following an investigation, Lufkin was found to be under the influence of intoxicating liquor.

He was arrested without incident for DUI and grossly negligent operation.

He was cited to appear in court to answer to the charges.