Metro officer hit by drunk driver, injured - WKRN News 2

Metro officer hit by drunk driver, injured

Posted: Updated: March 8, 2013 11:57 AM
Oona Doyle, 20, is charged with underage drinking and driving under the influence. Oona Doyle, 20, is charged with underage drinking and driving under the influence.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

A Metro police officer was injured after an alleged drunk driver rear-ended him Friday morning.

According to Metro Police Captain Ben Dicke, the Cmdr. Terrence Graves was stopped at a traffic light on D.B. Todd Boulevard at Jackson Street when his vehicle was rear-ended.

Graves was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. He has since been released.

The woman driving the other vehicle, 20-year-old Oona Doyle, was not injured in the accident.

Doyle was arrested for driving under the influence and underage drinking. She is free in lieu of $9,000 bond.

Graves was previously injured in an accident in 2010 on Interstate 24 West between Old Hickory Boulevard and Hickory Hollow Parkway.

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