Cop car hit by suspected drunk driver
A suspected drunk driver was arrested Friday night in Cumberland County after hitting a police cruiser and leading police on a brief chase.
The accident happened along the 600 block of Market Street in Lemoyne.
According to police reports, Todd Michael Younkin, 39, was driving west on Market Street around 7:30 p.m. when he sideswiped a marked police car that had its emergency lights activated.
Younkin, of New Cumberland, initially pulled over but took off when the officer approached his vehicle.
Police caught up to Younkin a few blocks away and arrested him on suspicion of drunk driving.
He was taken Carlisle Regional Medical Center where he submitted to a blood test, according to police reports.
He was then taken to Cumberland County Prison.
DUI and hit-and-run charges are pending against Younkin.