Police: Bridgeton Woman Hits Officer With Car While Driving Drunk

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BRIDGETON, MO (KTVI)– A Bridgeton woman struck a police officer while driving drunk Jan. 25, Bridgeton Police said.

Kristen Essary, 23, of the 11900 block of Benedetta Drive in Bridgeton, was charged Thursday with vehicular assault on a law enforcement officer and leaving the scene of an accident.