Woman injured in crash with HPD sergeant

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Sunday, September 19, 2021
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A Houston police sergeant was on Washington Avenue when a BMW pulled out in front of him. While the sergeant was able to avoid hitting the car, he ran into a motorcycle.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A woman is recovering after she was involved in a crash with a Houston police officer.

It happened around 2 a.m. Sunday on Washington Avenue near Studemont.

An HPD sergeant was driving on Washington when the driver of a BMW pulled out in front of him, authorities said.

That's when the sergeant crashed into a motorcycle that was behind the BMW, according to Houston police. The motorcyclist ran a red light, investigators said.

The woman was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries and was given a citation for running a red light.