Driver charged with DWI after colliding with Lubbock fire engine
Provided by Lubbock Police Department
(LUBBOCK, TX) – The Major Crash Investigation Unit is investigating a crash that occurred around 4:15 a.m. December 5.
Craig Godfrey, 55, was driving an F-150 pickup in the 1600 block of Avenue Q when he struck an LFR fire engine. When officers arrived, Godfrey fled the scene in his vehicle and officers pursued.
Due to the dangers of the pursuit, officers initiated a low speed forcible stop near 4th Street and Inler Avenue. Godfrey sustained minor injuries and was arrested for a DWI, FTLI and evading in a motor vehicle.
The Major Crash investigation is ongoing.