PINEHURST, N.C. -- The State Highway Patrol says an intoxicated 59-year-old man driving a golf cart hit a trooper at the U.S. Open Championships.
The accident happened Saturday night.
Thomas Lineberry is facing multiple charges, including Felony Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer; Felony Hit and Run; Driving While Impaired; and Resist, Obstruct and Delay.
Lineberry posted bond Saturday night.
Trooper Ryan A. Goodin was treated for a minor leg injury.
About 170 troopers are working security at the U.S. Open.