Man arrested after hitting Memphis officer, two PSTs with vehicle
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.