Man arrested, accused of hitting MPD car, injuring officer

Man accused of hitting police car

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A man is behind bars after police say he hit an MPD squad car.

The crash happened Saturday night on I-40.

Police say Charles Hodges was driving under the influence when he hit the officer’s car.

The officer was taken to the hospital in non-critical condition.

Hodges is charged with DUI and reckless driving.

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