BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Transportation Authority Police say they have arrested and charged a man with driving under the influence after a crash in which an MDTA officer was seriously injured.
According to a news release, an MDTA police officer stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation on southbound Interstate 95 near Exit 50 early Sunday morning.
Police say that as the officer spoke with the occupants of the stopped vehicle, a sedan driven by 28-year-old Rodney I. Berger.
Berger struck both the officer and the stopped vehicle. The MDTA officer was taken to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
MDTA police officers took Berger into custody. He faces additional charges.
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