DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A 40-year-old man was arrested after his car collided with a Dallas police squad car with two officers inside.
Neither officer was hurt, although they did go to the hospital for evaluation. They were treated and released.READ MORE: Buyers Taking Big Risks To Win In DFW Housing Market
The two Southwest Patrol officers were traveling northbound on S. Westmoreland Road at W. Ledbetter Drive Thursday morning when it happened.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Arrives In Dallas, Arlington Tuesday
Suspect Kendall Hayes was driving westbound on W. Ledbetter Drive and ran the red light at S. Westmoreland Road, colliding front into the right passenger side near the right front quarter of the squad car.MORE NEWS: Downtown Dallas Skyline Lit Up In Honor Of COVID-19 Victims, Survivors
Police determined Hayes was under the influence and arrested for DWI.