Driver runs light, crashes into SAPD patrol vehicle, witnesses say

Officer, other driver involved expected to be OK

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SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio police officer was involved in a crash Saturday evening on the near Northeast Side.

Witnesses told police the driver of a car ran a red light at the intersection of Thousand Oaks and El Sendero Street, striking the patrol vehicle.

The driver of the car was OK and the officer was checked out as a precaution, but refused medical treatment.

Police at the scene said the investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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