Man charged with DUI after hitting Danville police car

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DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) A man is in jail after an early morning wreck in Danville.

Police say George Martin Jr. ran his car into a police vehicle around 2:20 a.m. The police officer was making a left turn at the intersection of Main Street and Park Avenue.

Martin tried to flee across West Main Street, but drove his car into a house on Park Ave., according to police.

He was arrested and charged with a DUI.

The wreck caused damages estimated to be more than $3,000.

No one was hurt.