HPD officer involved in wreck in SW Houston

A pickup truck slammed into an HPD cruiser in southwest Houston.

November 12, 2012 8:35:21 AM PST
An officer escaped injury after police say a truck crashed into his squad car early this morning.

It happened around 2am on Beechnut near Jorine in southwest Houston. The truck T-boned the officer at the intersection. The officer was not responding to a call and did not have his sirens on.

The truck driver is being checked for any signs of drugs or alcohol.