Police arrest wrong-way driver

Officer says driver nearly hit him


SAN ANTONIO – Police arrested a driver who they say almost hit an San Antonio police unit early Wednesday morning.

The driver was first spotted going east in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 near Medical Drive just before 2 a.m.

A San Antonio police patrol lieutenant says the driver nearly hit his patrol unit on Interstate 10 near Vance Jackson.

The lieutenant pulled the driver over and arrested him.

The driver, who is in his early 20s, is facing drunken driving charges.

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