UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 9:54am
COLLEGE STATION -- A College Station police officer is recovering tonight after his patrol car was hit by a drunk driver.
The accident happened near the intersection of Texas Avenue and Forest Drive last night when 22-year old Mason Jones rear-ended the patrol car, causing it to be pushed up underneath a truck in front of the officer.
Jones's car was also struck from behind.
He is charged with his first DWI.