Texas officer forced to jump off bridge to avoid drunk driver

A police officer in Missouri City, Texas, had to make a leap of faith when a suspected drunk driver plowed into a traffic stop already in progress on a bridge.

officerjumpsoffbridgeA car hit the parked squad car, pushing it into the car already stopped for speeding.

Fearing he’d get crushed against the wall of the bridge, Officer Kenneth Lewis jumped, falling 30 feet to the ground below.

Lewis is recovering from his injuries and is expected to be fine.

The woman who ran into the police cruiser is an elementary school teacher.

Christie Diane Biggers is charged with intoxication assault.

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