Police say a man was driving carelessly, too fast and too drunk when he crashed his pickup into a landmark Pennsylvania tavern.
Yardley police have charged 22-year-old Joey Buchter, of Stevens, Lancaster County, in Tuesday night's crash at the Continental Tavern.
The building tavern dates to 1860, a year before the Civil War. It once served as a stop on the Underground Railroad used to lead slaves to freedom and likely operated as a speakeasy during Prohibition in the early 20th century.
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The crash damaged the porch. The owners hope to have it repaired in time for St. Patrick's Day.
Online court records don't list an attorney for Buchter who faces a preliminary hearing April 25 on charges including drunken driving, reckless endangerment, speeding and careless driving. [[415714273, C]]