UPDATED: Monday, June 17, 2013 - 10:28pm
BRYAN, Tx (KYLE) — Two officers are lucky to escape serious injury after their patrol unit was hit by an accused drunk driver.
Late saturday night 20-year-old Juan Falcon-Corral was stopped near the Lakeview Club in Bryan for suspicion of drunk driving.
Police say a deputy in a parked patrol car was talking with a constable who was leaning in through the passenger window when Falcon-Corral slammed into the unit.
The constable standing outside the vehicle was thrown into a ditch.
Both officers were taken to a nearby hospital and treated.
Falcon-Corral was arrested for driving while intoxicated.