SUV slams into police car, injures officer

An SUV Friday evening slammed into a police car and injured an officer in west Houston.

July 24, 2010 6:01:43 AM PDT
A driver will probably be ticketed after crashing into a police cruiser in west Houston. Investigators say a Houston police officer was trying to block traffic at the intersection of Westheimer and Dairy Ashford. That's when a speeding SUV hit his cruiser.

The officer had minor injuries.

The driver will likely be charged with failure to yield right of way to an emergency vehicle.