This article was originally published on Oct. 24, 2016, by Ed Mazza on The Huffington Post
An alleged drunken driver in New Mexico is accused of driving through a highway barricade and crashing into a medical helicopter over the weekend.
The chopper and two fire trucks were parked in the highway in Gallup early Sunday morning to rescue the victim of a one-vehicle accident, local ABC station KOAT reported.
Glenn Livingston, 26, allegedly drove through the barricade set up at the scene and hit both the chopper and a fire truck, per CBS station KRQE.
The chopper was not running and its rotors were not spinning at the time of the collision, the McKinely County Sheriff’s Office said.
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