Mass. troopers 'tired' of being hit by drunk drivers

Recent crash marks 23rd time in the past year and a half police vehicle has been hit by drunk driver


By Richard Weir
Boston Herald

An alleged boozy, wrong-way driver's crash into a state police cruiser early yesterday morning marked the 23rd time in the past year and a half that a driver charged with OUI has been nabbed for hitting a state police vehicle - an alarming statistic that has state police brass fired up.

'Enough is enough,' said Lt. Colonel Tim Alben, commander of the Massachusetts State Police division of field services.

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