Lower Township police

LOWER TOWNSHIP — A Somers Point woman was charged with drunken driving and multiple other vehicle offenses following a crash in the 1100 block of Seashore Road that left area residents temporarily without power.

Elizabeth Corey, 28, was charged Saturday with driving while intoxicated, failure to maintain a lane, reckless driving, use of cell phone in moving vehicle and refusal to submit to a breath test after she ran off the road and crashed into a utility pole, police said.

Corey was charged and released pending a court date, police said.

The crash is under investigation by Officer Jennifer Anzelone.

Agencies assisting at the scene included the Cape May Police Department, West Cape May Fire Department and the Lower Township Rescue Squad.

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