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Police: Drunk driver hits officer

Man rear-ends patrol car, police said

Map of location where officer was rear-ended by a drunk driver
Map of location where officer was rear-ended by a drunk driver

ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. – A man was arrested early Saturday morning on DUI charges when he rear-ended an Atlantic Beach police officer’s patrol car, police said.

Bradley Hosier, 41, of Atlantic Beach, was arrested after the incident on Mayport Road at A1A, police said.

According to police, the patrol car was in the turn lane on Mayport Road waiting to turn on to A1A when it was struck by Hosier's car.

There were no injuries in the incident, police said.