Alleged Drunk Driver Strikes Chief's SUV

5 years 5 months 3 weeks ago Monday, March 26 2012 Mar 26, 2012 Monday, March 26, 2012 10:56:48 AM CDT March 26, 2012 in News
By: Associated Press

FARMINGTON (AP) - An eastern Missouri police chief is recovering after his sport utility vehicle was struck by a suspected drunk driver.

The Park Hills Daily Journal reports that Leadington chief Rick Pogue was driving on Missouri 72 early Saturday when his SUV was struck on the side by a Dodge Ram pickup truck.

The driver of the pickup was arrested later in Farmington on suspicion of drunk driving. Pogue was treated at a hospital but expected to fully recover.

 

 

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