WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. (KDVR) – Police in Wheat Ridge arrested a man early Sunday morning after he crashed his pickup truck into the back of a police cruiser.
Police believe alcohol may have played a role in the crash, which occurred just before 2 a.m. near the intersection of West 38th Avenue and Pierce Street.
The cruiser that was hit was parked while officers were investigating a hit-and-run crash at the intersection.
Police say 46-year-old Mathew Paul was behind the wheel of the pickup truck that rear-ended the cruiser.
Officers say Paul sustained minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital. No one else was injured.