Driver tries to run after slamming into Houston police cruiser, sending it into side of NW Houston home

The crash sent the HPD cruiser through a fence

By abc13.com

HOUSTON, Texas — A man was taken into custody early Sunday after a crash involving a Houston police patrol cruiser with two officers inside. It happened after 1 a.m. on Bingle Road near Barney Road in northwest Houston

It began when the man in a westbound black pickup truck on Barney ran a stop sign, according to Houston police. The truck crashed into the patrol unit, which was northbound on Bingle.

The impact of the crash sent the patrol unit through a fence and into the side of a home off Barney, according to HPD Sgt. P. Pham.

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