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Drunken driver hits patrol vehicle, injuring officer

December 23, 2019 GMT

KANSAS CITY, Kan, (AP) — A drunken driver has struck a Kansas City, Kansas, patrol cruiser and and injured an officer who was sitting inside and finishing up reports from a previous accident, authorities say.

Police said in a Tweet that the crash happened just before 3 a.m. Saturday on Interstate 70. Police say the officer was treated at a hospital for minor injuries.

The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating.