A Rochester police officer was injured when investigators say his car was hit by a drunk driver on University Avenue. It happened around 2:30 a.m. Friday.
Police say the driver, Keith Zephro, 33, went through a flashing red light at Prince Street, striking the police car driven by Officer Chad Halstead. The police cruiser then swerved off the street into a tree.
Halstead was treated at Highland Hospital for minor injuries.
Zephro was not injured, but police charged him with DWI and a red light violation.