A disabled vehicle resulted in the discovery of chemicals by a Summerville police officer and a motorist’s arrest this morning, authorities said.

Capt. Jon Rogers of the Summerville Police Department said the situation began around 8:15 a.m. when the officer checked out the vehicle in the 400 block of North Cedar Street.

“The vehicle contained several chemicals indicative of producing methamphetamine,” Rogers said in a statement.

The driver of the vehicle, 25-year-old Dustin Lane, faces charges in connection with manufacturing meth, Rogers said.

Hazardous-materials experts were called to the scene as a precaution.

The incident affected traffic in the area and near the Summerville Public Health Clinic at 500 N. Main St.

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