Teen driver charged after crashing into 2 patrol vehicles, sheriff says

By Cory McCord - Digital News Editor

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - A teen driver was charged with aggravated assault of a police officer after an early morning crash Sunday.

Two Harris County deputies were taken to an area hospital after an 18-year-old crashed into two Harris County Sheriff's Office patrol vehicles, authorities said.

According to authorities, the driver may have been intoxicated and was driving a white Dodge Challenger when it crashed into the patrol vehicles.

The deputies were performing a felony traffic stop on the East Freeway near Mercury at the time. 

Both deputies are expected to be OK.

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