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Police: Orlando cruiser struck by drunken driver

Ebentz Joseph, 25, arrested after crash

News 6 at 6a
News 6 at 6a

ORLANDO, Fla. – An Orlando police officer was taken to a hospital early Monday after being rear-ended by a drunken driver, authorities said.

The crash happened on International Drive near Alta Mira Drive.

The officer was treated and released from the hospital, Orlando police said.

Ebentz Joseph.
Ebentz Joseph.

Ebentz Joseph, 25, who was driving a black SUV, faces charges of careless driving and DUI with property damage and personal injuries.

No other details were released.