A 25-year-old woman whose vehicle ran into the back of an Overland Park police vehicle early Tuesday was charged Wednesday with driving under the influence of alcohol.
Kalee Nicole Smith, of Overland Park, was arrested after the crash and she was charged Wednesday in Johnson County District Court.
Overland Park police said the incident occurred about 3:20 a.m. Tuesday on U.S. 69 near 119th Street.
Police said an officer was checking on an abandoned vehicle when his Ford SUV was struck from behind.
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The officer was not injured.
Smith was arraigned Wednesday afternoon on the misdemeanor charge and pleaded not guilty. She was released on a $1,500 bond.