Red Light Runner Hits Patrol Car

Published On: Sep 08 2011 01:50:45 PM PDT   Updated On: Jul 19 2011 12:48:13 AM PDT
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane police are investigating a crash Monday morning that involved a patrol car.

The crash happened around 2 a.m. Monday morning at 2nd Avenue and Monroe.

Police say a driver ran a red light and hit the side of a patrol car at that intersection. The collision caused the patrol car to spin around.

The officer hit his head during the collision and was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The driver that hit the car received a ticket for running a red light.