METRO police officer involved in crash in downtown Houston

A METRO police officer is mending some injuries after being struck by an alleged red-light runner.

January 27, 2014 4:45:53 AM PST
A METRO police officer was involved in an early morning crash in downtown Houston.

The accident happened on Hamilton at Gray.

Authorities say it appears an SUV ran the red light and slammed into a METRO police officer's personal vehicle.

The officer was being checked but his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. There is no word on the other driver's condition.

We are gathering more information and will update you on Eyewitness News, and on our mobile news apps as additional details become available.

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