DUI suspect smashes into Columbia police car
Mar 6, 2011 10:57:00 PM - thestate.com
A car driven by a man whom Columbia police later charged with DUI smashed into the back of a Columbia police car early Sunday morning on Garners Ferry Road.
The incident happened about 2 a.m. near Dorn VA Medical Center. Several city police cars were at a traffic stop when one of them was rear-ended by a civilian car.
The driver jumped out and ran away, but police apprehended him a few blocks from the scene.
The officers are OK, said Deputy Police Chief Ruben Santiago.
The suspects name was not immediately available.
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