Drunk driver crashes into Fla. cruiser, injures officer

By Rachael Joyner
The Sun-Sentinel

PALM BEACH, Fla.  Police arrested a West Palm Beach woman Thursday on charges she severely injured a Boynton Beach police officer when she crashed into his patrol car.

Karen Pauline Gomez, 35, was charged with DUI serious bodily injury and DUI property damage, according to court records. She was being held in the Palm Beach County Jail. Officer Brent Joseph, 28, is still recovering from his injuries, but he is back to work on light duty, police said.

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