Suspected drunk driver crashes into police cruiser

Police officer and citizen rider injured

Published On: Dec 22 2012 10:16:58 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 22 2012 10:23:33 AM CST
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Police say a woman who crashed into a police cruiser early Saturday morning may have been intoxicated.

The officer and a passenger, who was a citizen observer, were taken to the hospital.

It happened just before 2:30 a.m. in the 7100 block of San Pedro.

Police say the woman was making a left turn when she hit the police car.

She refused a breathalyzer test at the scene and was arrested for suspicion of DWI. She was taken in for a mandatory blood draw.

The officer and observer were taken to Methodist Hospital with minor injuries.