Middle Township Police have slapped drunk driving charges against a local man following a motorcycle accident that took place early this morning on Route 47 outside of Wildwood. Police say a motorcycle driven by 29 year old Joseph Battle Jr. wrecked on Route 47 while trying to pass another vehicle shortly after 3:00am Friday. Battle had one passenger on the bike, 24 year old Monica Lawler of Cape May. Both were taken to an Atlantic City hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Battle was charged with DUI and a traffic offense.