HPD officer injured in head-on collision in North Houston

An HPD officer was hurt in a head on collision on Houston's north side.

October 26, 2012 3:57:40 AM PDT
An HPD officer and a driver are in the hospital after their cars crashed into each other in north Houston.

The accident happened at Fulton and Bennington earlier this morning. Investigators say the officer and his partner were responding to an emergency call when he made a turn going the wrong way on a one way street. His patrol car hit a pickup head-on.

The officer riding in the passenger seat and the driver of the pickup both went to the hospital with minor injuries.