Utica Police Officer Injured In Crash
A Utica Police officer was injured when his patrol car was hit by an alleged drunk driver.
The officer’s vechicle was broadsided on the passenger side by a truck driven by 32-year old Brian Lekki of Utica at the intersection of Broad Street and Route 5S.
The collision caused the police car to spin several times and knock down a street sign.
Lekki was charged with two counts of DWI.
The officer was taken to the hospital for treatment.