Intoxicated driver hits vehicle, injures 2 Waco officers

POSTED: Friday, April 27, 2012 - 12:17pm
UPDATED: Friday, April 27, 2012 - 12:21pm

Two waco police officers had to be taken to a local hospital after an alleged intoxicated driver hit a vehicle they were inspecting.

At around 2:00 this morning, authorities were working an accident at the intersection of Martin Luther King and the I-35 access road. When officers were checking one of the vehicles, an SUV hit the rear of the vehicle, sending both policemen flying.

Both officer were treated for minor injuries at a nearby hospital.

The driver, 38-year old Timothy Donnell Robinson of Waco, was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Upon his realease, Robinson was booked into the McLennan County Jail and is charged with two counts of intoxication assault on a peace officer and possession of marijuana.

The names of the officers are not being released, however, one is a five-year officer and the other is a rookie in training.


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