Daniel Gonzalez

P.G. Co. police officer charged with DUI after crash

Police in Prince George's County say a police officer has been charged with driving under the influence after he crashed his cruiser in a single-car accident.

Police say the accident happened at just after 5 a.m. Saturday. Police Officer Daniel Gonzalez was off duty when he crashed at the intersection of Route 1 and Tanglewood Drive in Bladensburg, police said.

Police said that Gonzalez was charged and released and that he is a six-year veteran of the force. Authorities are investigating.