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Massachusetts State Trooper Struck by Drunk Driver

A Massachusetts State Police Trooper, Brian Quigley, was allegedly hit by a drunk driver traveling in the opposite lane on Morrissey Boulevard in Boston this past weekend. The driver of the car Weymouth resident Cara R. Dellabarba, 28, was arrested on Massachusetts Drunk Driving Charges, including Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol, Negligent Operation of a Motor Vehicle, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident Causing Personal Injury.

According to the Massachusetts State Police, Trooper Brian Quigley was traveling north on Morrissey Boulevard when a car allegedly operated by Cara R. Dellabarba came at him on the wrong side of the street. Although the Trooper reportedly turned on his wig wag lights, Dellabarba swerved her car in the direction of the trooper and ultimately struck his car.

After the accident, Cara Dellabarba reportedly submitted to Field Sobriety Tests, which she allegedly failed.

Although Cara Dellabarba was not injured in the crash, Trooper Quigley reportedly suffered lower body injuries and was taken to Boston Medical Center to be treated.

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