Driver who injured Georgia Ports police officer charged with DUI
GARDEN CITY, GA (WTOC) - The Georgia State Patrol is investigating after a Georgia Ports Authority police officer was injured on Monday.
Officials say that at approximately 3:30 p.m., Corporal William Solomon was severely injured when coordinating routine traffic operations on the Garden City Terminal.
The Georgia Highway Patrol says Solomon was hit by a tractor trailer and the driver of the truck, 63-year-old Robert Lee Turner, was arrested and charged with DUI. He was also charged with operating a vehicle without a tag.
Solomon is currently in critical condition at Memorial University Medical Center.
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