MANASSAS, Va. - The driver of a pickup truck is facing charges of driving under the influence after police say they caused a crash with a cruiser in Prince William County.
The crash happened August 27 at Prince William Parkway and Wellington Road just before 1:30 a.m. in the Manassas area.
Police say the driver ran a red light at the intersection and crossed in front of the officer’s vehicle. The officer swerved, but struck the truck.
Images from the scene show and overturned police SUV and a damaged pickup.
Only minor injuries were reported. The driver of the pickup was arrested and faces DUI charges.
The investigation is continuing.
Driver arrested for DUI after running red light, causing crash with police cruiser: officials (Prince William County Police Department)