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Ma Arrested for DUI After his Vehicle's Axle Breaks Off, Strike Police Car in Trenton

Trenton Police took Freddie Simmons, 49, of Ewing, into custody and charged him, assault by auto, and reckless driving and DUI after his axle broke off and smashed into a police car.

According to police, the accident occurred on Olden Avenue where police spotted Simmons speeding when he lost control and struck a pole on Ohio Avenue.

Police said the impact had the suspect's vehicle's rear axle disconnect from the car and struck the front of a police car that was going in the opposite direction.

The police officer and Simmons were treated for minor injuries, according to police.

There were no other injuries reported.