Deputy injured in crash

FERGUSON, Ky. (WYMT) - A Pulaski County deputy suffered minor injuries in a crash Sunday.

Early Sunday morning, Deputy Seath Whiles was driving on Murphy Avenue when a car driven by Rudiviel Rodriguez-Gomez crossed the centerline, hitting the police cruiser, police said.

Gomez was charged with driving with no license, no insurance, no registration receipt, failure to wear a seatbelt, careless driving, communication device violation, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, wanton endangerment of a police officer and leaving the scene of an accident-failure to render aid or assistance.

Gomez was lodged in the Pulaski County Detention Center.

Deputy Whiles was treated and released at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

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