HOUSTON – A driver allegedly involved in a street racing has been arrested after he crashed into a Houston police officer’s SUV on I-10 East Wednesday.
Officers shut down several lanes after an 18-wheeler hit a train bridge over the freeway outbound on I-10 and Wayside.
Meanwhile, three vehicles were racing Eastbound on the freeway and one of them rear-ended the patrol car. Both vehicles struck a heavy-duty wrecker after the initial impact.
The driver of the racing car and the HPD officer sustained minor injuries in the incident.
The driver is facing a charge of felony street racing.