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Drunk driver crashes into patrol car

February 18, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
An LAPD police sergeant is recovering after his patrol car was hit by a suspected drunk driver.It happened late Sunday night near the LAPD station on San Fernando Road in Pacoima.

Officers say the driver made an illegal u-turn with the headlights off and hit the patrol car head on.

The sergeant was taken to the hospital with minor injuries then released.

The 27-year-old driver was treated for minor injuries before being booked for felony DUI.


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