GARY, Ind. (CBS) – Two troopers have been despatched to the hospital after a DUI driver struck a squad automotive on Interstate 80 Saturday morning.
Indiana State Police stated round 12:52 a.m., the troopers have been conducting a site visitors cease on the westbound aspect of I-80 close to the 8.0 marker one mile west of the Grand Street exit.
preliminary reviews say the troopers have been inside their car with their emergency lights activated after they have been struck by a silver 2013 Subaru Legacy.
Both troopers have been taken to the hospital for analysis and launched, police stated.
The driver of the Subaru, recognized as Kyle Dickson, 27, of Hobart, Indiana, was not injured within the crash and refused medical therapy.
The car that had been stopped previous to the crash was not hit and the driving force was not injured.
The driver of the Subaru was transported to the Lake County Jail the place he was charged with working a car whereas intoxicated whereas endangering an individual — a Class A misdemeanor.