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Driver allegedly ran red light, crashed into SAPD officer’s patrol car near downtown

Woman detained on suspicion of drunken driving

A woman allegedly crashed into a San Antonio police officer's patrol car on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019.

SAN ANTONIO – A woman was detained for suspicion of driving while intoxicated early Tuesday morning after she crashed into a San Antonio police officer’s patrol car, officials said.

The woman ran a red light around 2:15 a.m. at the intersection of South Pecos La Trinidad and Alamo Street near downtown, according to a sergeant at the scene.

She T-boned her grey car into the patrol vehicle after passing the red light, the sergeant said.

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The officer, a 14-year veteran with SAPD, was treated on scene by paramedics.

The woman in her 20s was detained for suspicion of driving while intoxicated, the sergeant said.

A woman allegedly crashed into a San Antonio police officer's patrol car on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019.

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