Police: Drunken driver slams into construction vehicle

Police say a drunken driver crashed his vehicle into a road construction site on Stratford Avenue early this morning. According to police, at around 1:30

STRATFORD - Police say a drunken driver crashed his vehicle into a road construction site on Stratford Avenue early this morning.

According to police, at around 1:30 a.m., the unidentified driver hit a steamroller, injuring himself and the worker inside the construction vehicle. Both men were hospitalized with minor injuries.

The driver was arrested on the scene. He is expected to be arraigned Monday on a DUI charge.

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