When rescue crews arrived, the officer was already overcome by fumes, say authorities, but revived. He's undergoing surgeries for three different possible leg fractures.
HISD officer suffers broken leg in wreck
HOUSTON It happened near West Tidwell and Hamilton. According to HISD police, the officer was responding to a call, and another vehicle pulled in front of the cruiser. The officer tried to avoid the vehicle, hit a curb, went over a median and hit a gas line before ending up next to a building.