DUI charges will be filed against a Schuylkill County man who crashed into a building earlier this month in Franklin Township. 

State Police say 51 year old Richard Burkhardt of New Ringgold was speeding too fast for conditions when he lost control on Fairyland Road on September 6th.The vehicle slammed into a building and fence .

Just before the crash troopers were dispatched to Route 248 for reports of an erratic driver, the vehicle description matched Burkhardt's.

Police say he showed signs of impairment of a controlled substance at the accident scene. He was also driving with a suspended license at the time of the crash.