DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Two Dallas officers were hospitalized after a crash early Saturday, and a driver who police said caused the crash was arrested for intoxication assault.
Police said the incident happened at around 12:30 a.m. as the two officers in a patrol vehicle were responding to a shots fired call.READ MORE: Lincoln Riley Leaves OU For USC, Bob Stoops Returning As Interim Head Coach For Bowl Game
According to police, the officers were going northbound and entered the intersection of Webb Chapel Extension and West Northwest Highway with their lights and sirens on when another driver going southbound turned into the path of the officers’ vehicle, leading to the crash.READ MORE: 16 Units Damaged In 3-Alarm Apartment Fire In Fort Worth
Police said the two officers were taken to a hospital and are currently stable. The other driver suffered minor injuries.
The suspect was arrested for intoxication assault on a peace officer, police said. The suspect has not yet been identified.MORE NEWS: VIDEO: A Candid Conversation With Kristaps Porzingis
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