Truck driver hits BCSO patrol vehicle after running red light, official says

Collision causes BCSO vehicle to spin out, crash into another car


SAN ANTONIO – A truck driver who ran a red light and crashed into a Bexar County Sheriff’s Office patrol unit is in the hospital recovering from injuries suffered in the collision.

According to a BCSO sergeant at the scene, the driver ran a red light on Walzem Street, hit the BCSO vehicle, and caused it to spin out.

The impact also led the patrol vehicle to crash into another car.

The three-vehicle accident was reported at the intersection of Farm to Market 78 and Walzem Street on the city’s Northeast Side around 1:15 a.m.

According to the sergeant, the occupants of the truck were transported to San Antonio Military Medical Center in stable condition. The deputies and the passengers of the car were OK.

About the Author: