Police Identify Man who Crashed into a Patrol Cruiser - KiiiTV.com South Texas, Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend

Police Identify Man who Crashed into a Patrol Cruiser

Posted: Updated:

A 23-year old man is facing charges of intoxication assault after slamming his vehicle into a police car.  Police arrested Winfred Ware around 2:30 Saturday morning.  Police say that an officer was transporting a man suspected of DWI.  Police say Ware struck the police unit on the drivers side.  Immediately after the crash, Ware took off running but he didn't get far.  Officers caught up with him.  Ware and the officer were taken to Christus Spohn Memorial to get checked out.  As far as the man who was in the back of the patrol car when it was hit, he's still in the hospital tonight.