Madison police say squad car struck by allegedly impaired driver

September 16, 2018

An allegedly impaired driver stuck a Madison Police Department squad car while an officer conducted a traffic stop Friday evening near UW-Madison’s campus.

Around 10:15 p.m. Friday near University Ave. and Campus Drive, the driver struck the parked squad car, which then hit the car which the officer had conducted the traffic stop on, according to the incident report.

No injuries were reported.

The driver was arrested for operating a vehicle while impaired and failing to yield, police said.

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