Driver at twice the legal limit crashes into IMPD cruiser

Posted at 4:46 PM, May 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-01 17:36:49-04

INDIANAPOLIS -- A man driving with a blood alcohol level more than twice the legal limit crashed into a parked IMPD cruiser, according to police.

The crash occurred around 3:30 a.m. Saturday in the 600 block of North Rural Street, near St. Philip Neri Catholic Church.

According to the incident report, 30-year-old Francisco Gonzalez was driving a blue 2002 Dodge when he went left of the center line and crashed into a parked, fully marked IMPD vehicle.

Gonzalez blew a 0.185 BAC on a portable breathalyzer, according to police.

Police obtained a search warrant for a blood draw on Gonzalez, who was booked into the Marion County Jail on preliminary charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, operating a vehicle without ever having received a license and OWI endangering a person.

No injuries were reported as a result of the crash.