A car driven by a 22-year-old Norwalk man, who was charged with driving under the influence, stuck a telephone pole on the Post Road on June 22, then some patio furniture, said.
Police did not indicate that the man was injured in the accident, which occurred at about 2 a.m. on a Friday.
Darien police gave this account of the incident:
William Duff of 12 Melbourne Rd., Norwalk, was driving a 2001 Nissan Pathfinder westbound on the Post Road near Ward Lane (see map) when he drove off the road and hit the pole.
He then struck some patio furniture in front of Swimm Pool and Patio at 512 Post Road (see map).
Duff said he had consumed some alcohol, failed his field sobriety tests and was charged with driving while under the influence and failure to drive right. He posted a $250 bond and is scheduled to appear Monday, July 2, in state Superior Court in Stamford.