Webb City police officer and 2-year-old son hit by car on vacation in Florida

WEBB CITY, Mo. – The Webb City, Missouri police department says an officer and his 2-year-old son were hit by a drunk driver while they were vacation in Florida.

Both officer Brian Ward and his son were reportedly extensively injured and are in stable condition in intensive care.

The department says the family will need help financially during recovery.

Family and friends have set up an account at Joplin Metro Pinnacle Bank locations.

Those locations are listed in the Facebook on the Webb City Police Department page.