Off-duty officer struck by alleged drunk driver

Off-duty officer struck by alleged drunk driver
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - An off-duty Irondale officer was involved in an accident Monday night on I-459.

The accident happened around 7:45 p.m. on I-459 near the interchange with I-20. The female driver was charged with DUI and taken to the Jefferson County Jail.

The officer was injured and transported to UAB. The injuries do not appear serious at this time.

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