MIAMI GARDENS (CBSMiami) – A man has been arrested and is facing several charges after getting into a crash Saturday night.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Cool Mornings, Warm Afternoons Continue Into Weekend
Police say that man was driving drunk and slammed his car right into a Miami Gardens police cruiser.
The officer inside the cruiser suffered only minor injuries in the crash.READ MORE: MLB Lockout Begins As Players, Owners Fail To Reach New Bargaining Agreement
That is fortunate because photos of the officer’s vehicle show a mangled wreck.
After the crash, the suspect got out of his car and fled the scene on foot.
He was captured a short time later and placed in custody.MORE NEWS: Chicago-Area Family Still In Shock After They Hired Home Improvement Contractor Via HomeAdvisor, Only For The Contractor To Smash Up Their Property