Man arrested after hitting Memphis officer, two PSTs with vehicle

An officer and two PSTs were hit by a driver on Winchester at Swinnea Friday night.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Memphis Police officer and two police service technicians were hit by a vehicle while responding to a wreck near the airport Friday night.

Police said it happened after 7 p.m., when the officer and PSTs were at the scene of a crash at Winchester and Swinnea. The driver struck them at that location.

All three were all taken to a hospital in non-critical condition.

Police say the PSTs have since been released from the hospital. The officer is still at the hospital in non-critical condition.

Police have arrested 34-year-old Leon Cash for this crash.

Cash has been charged with driving under the influence, reckless driving, public intoxication and vehicular assault.

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