Feb 22, 2016 11:43 AM

NH Police: Man speeding wrong way on Everett Turnpike with 2 kids in car assaulted officers

NH1 Digital Content Manager - NH1.com

NASHUA - A man was arrested Sunday night after police said he was driving the wrong way the F.E. Everett Turnpike with two kids in the car, and then assaulted officers on the scene.

Angel L. Rodriguez, 55 of Nashua, was traveling faster than 90 mph while driving north in the southbound lane near Exit 10, according to N.H. State Police.

Police said that once Rodriguez was stopped, he refused to identify himself and assaulted officers on the scene.

Two small children were in the car.

Rodriguez was charged with felony reckless conduct, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, simple assault on a police officer, resisting arrest and disobeying a police officer.

Rodriguez is being held without bail.

Kevin Deane is the Digital Content Manager for NH1.com. You can email him at kdeane@nh1.com and follow him on Twitter, @kdeaneNH1.

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