Sidney Obando, 35, of Norwalk, was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol after police responded to a traffic accident on Riverside Avenue on Sunday at 9:40 p.m.

Officers reportedly detected an odor of alcohol on Obando's breath. He was taken into custody without incident and submitted to breathalyzer tests, police said. Obando was also charged with failure to drive in the proper lane.

He posted $1,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Norwalk Superior Court on Oct. 6.