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NEWFANE– A Lockport motorist who landed in jail Thursday night is charged with felony driving while intoxicated.

A vehicle driven by Philip W. Barger Jr., 31, of Wheeler Road, was spotted swerving onto the shoulder of North Main Street just after 9 p.m., Niagara County sheriff’s deputies said. Barger, who was convicted of drunken driving in 2008, also ws charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. deputies added.

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