MERRIMACK, NH (CBS) – A suspected drunk driver slammed into a New Hampshire State Police cruiser early Saturday morning and kept on driving, police say.
Officials say the Trooper was traveling northbound on the Daniel Webster Highway when a vehicle headed southbound crossed the double yellow lines.READ MORE: Major Winter Snow Storm With Blizzard Conditions Possible Saturday
The Trooper swerved into the breakdown lane in an effort to avoid the car.
The car wound up sideswiping the cruiser.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
The cruiser sustained some damage, but the Trooper was able to chase down the other driver involved in the crash about a mile away.
That driver was identified as Erick Wayman-Baxter, 20, 0f Hudson, New Hampshire.
He was arrested and charged with Underage DWI and Conduct After an Accident.MORE NEWS: Wednesday's Child: 12-Year-Old William
No one was injured in the crash.