SWEETWATER, FL – A driver was arrested on drunk driving charges following a crash that injured a Sweetwater Police sergeant, WSVN reports.
The incident happened Saturday night at the intersection of Southwest 109th Avenue and Southwest 3rd Street.
The injured sergeant was taken to a local hospital by rescue crews but was released on Sunday night and was reported to be recovering at home.
The driver involved is facing charges of driving under the influence.
Police said the accident served as another reminder of the dangers of drinking and driving.
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