Drunk driver arrested after hit-and-run accident into Tacoma police car

The Tacoma News Tribune reports that a 21-year-old Puyallup man was arrested after he was involved in a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident with a Tacoma police car.

According to the report, the car accident occurred in the 1400 block of South 84th Street around midnight. The man hit a police car with its lights on and then the man drove away. Police were able to arrest the man because his car was damaged and he was unable to drive very far.

Police have arrested the man on charges of driving under the influence and hit-and-run. The police officer was treated for injuries and released.

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