Driver identified

JERSEY SHORE – The driver who crashed into West Pharmaceutical Services Co., 347 Oliver St., about 9 p.m. Tuesday was John Shaffer, 42, of 278 Shaffer Lane, Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police said.

Shaffer left the scene in his SUV and was taken into custody for questioning at his home about 30 minutes after the crash, police said.

The building’s exterior natural gas line broke as a result of the crash, forcing the temporary evacuation of the company and a few neighboring homes.

Shaffer was not injured and was released later.

No charges were filed, but the crash remained under investigation, police said.