Hit-and-run DUI suspect arrested after crash involving Glendale police
GLENDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — Police say four people, including a Glendale police officer, escaped serious injury after an early morning crash involving an impaired driver.
According to Glendale police, it happened around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday as an officer was eastbound on Glendale Avenue with a person in custody riding in the backseat. As they were crossing 75th Avenue, police say 23-year-old Antonio Diosdadio Campos was driving a pickup truck, trying to make a left turn in front of the patrol SUV when the crash happened.
Police say Campos tried to leave, but was soon arrested for hit-and-run. Campos wasn’t seriously hurt. A passenger in the pickup was taken to a hospital as a precaution.
The officer and the person who was already in custody were also checked for injuries, but were not seriously hurt. The intersection of 75th Avenue and Glendale was closed as the crash was investigated, but has since reopened.
Campos was booked on DUI, extreme DUI, hit-and-run and failure to give informtion at an injury accident.
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