New York: DWI driver fled sobriety checkpoint due to …. being an idiot at least…rammed police car in his escape

Officers injured as Hampton Bays cat tries out for Dukes of Hazzard remake….in a minivan….an old minivan…
From the Southhampton Press:
A Hampton Bays man was arrested early Thursday morning after he attempted to flee a DWI checkpoint and intentionally struck a police car in Holbrook, according to Suffolk County Police.
Authorities said Derek Wagner, 35, was driving a 1999 Ford minivan when he attempted to avoid the checkpoint on North Ocean Avenue, just south of the Long Island Expressway, at about 12:40 p.m., leading officers on a short pursuit.   ….MORE