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Driver arrested for DUI after nearly striking Johnson County deputy's patrol vehicle

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Posted at 3:08 PM, May 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-11 16:11:04-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Johnson County, Kansas, sheriff’s deputies were nearly hit earlier this month while conducting a traffic stop.

The deputies were along the shoulder May 9 at Interstate 35 and 151st Street when a white passenger vehicle almost struck a patrol vehicle.

Olathe police later located the white vehicle and arrested the driver for driving under the influence.

No officers or deputies were injured.

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