HPD officer crashes cruiser in SE Houston

According to HPD, the officer did not have his lights on but was en-route to a call

February 19, 2012 6:10:36 AM PST
Two people, including a Houston Police Department officer, are in the hospital after a crash in southeast Houston.

The cruiser and another car slammed into each other on Telephone near Moline around midnight Saturday.

According to HPD, the officer did not have his lights on but was en-route to a call.

Police say the other driver ran a stop sign and pulled in front of the officer.

The officer and driver were not seriously hurt, but they were both taken to the hospital as a precaution.