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Man charged after driving into fire truck

October 27, 2009 10:00:32 AM PDT
A man faces drunken driving charges after police say he plowed into a fire truck on Chicago's South Side. Hector Samano Valedez, 44, is also charged with driving without a license and damage to public property.

Police say Valedez crashed into a fire truck that was backing into a fire station Monday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

Police say Valedez's blood-alcohol level was more than twice the legal limit.


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