DART Police Officer Injured In Crash With Drunk Driving Suspect

Alan Scaia
December 13, 2019 - 8:27 am



DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - A Dallas Area Rapid Transit police officer was injured Friday morning when his squad car was hit by a drunk driving suspect.

DART says the officer was working at Harry Hines Blvd and Community Dr, near Bachman Station, about 2:30 a.m.

DART says another driver hit the officer's car, damaging the front, driver's side. The officer was taken to the hospital.

Dallas police joined the investigation and conducted field sobriety tests. They arrested the other driver for suspicion of drunk driving.

DART was waiting for an update on the officer's condition Friday morning.