LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A Longview police officer was injured in an accident Sunday evening.
According to The Longview Police Department, officer Chris Dotson was on routine patrol in the area of Pine Tree Rd. and Silver Falls, just before 9:00 p.m., when his patrol unit was struck by a vehicle driven by Kilie Roy Levoy, 36, of Longview.
While the officer was being transported to the hospital by ambulance, the ambulance was struck by another vehicle, that fled the scene.
The second vehicle, driven by Dusty Wynn Doigg, 20, of White Oak, was located and the driver was apprehended a short time later.
After further investigation officers determined that Levoy was intoxicated. He was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated, 2nd Offence, and Driving While License Suspended.
Doigg was also determined to be intoxicated and he was arrested for DWI, 2nd Offense and Accident Involving Damage to Vehicle Greater that $200.
Officer Dotson suffered non-life threatening injuries.