Man arrested for hitting parked police K-9 unit, injuring woman, child
EL PASO (KTSM) — Officers arrest a man for allegedly driving drunk and hitting an El Paso Police K-9 unit, injuring a woman and a child.
Police said Bobby Simpson was driving a Dodge Caliber on Trowbridge and North Clark at about 11:15 p.m. Friday, when he swerved and hit the police K-9 unit.
The unit then hit a woman and an infant she was holding.
Police said Simpson kept driving for a short distance before coming to stop.
Officers arrested Simpson for DWI.
The woman, the child and a canine that was inside the patrol car had minor injuries.