News: Officer and driver hurt in suspected DUI crash in Cedar Park

CEDAR PARK, TX – An officer and another person were hurt after a suspected drunk driver crashed into a police patrol vehicle in Cedar Park this weekend, according to CBS Austin.

The crash happened near the intersection of N Bell Boulevard and Walton Way at around 2 a.m. Saturday, after a driver crashed into the vehicle of a Cedar Park police officer.

The at-fault driver, who is suspected of being under the influence, was taken to the hospital with critical injuries.

The officer was recovering at home with undisclosed injuries.

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