HPD officer hurt in accident

HOUSTON - A Houston police officer was hurt in an accident.

The accident happened on Highway 288 at Yellowstone in southeast Houston.

An officer had stopped to assist a K-9 officer with a search. As the first officer pulled out, her clipboard wedged itself into her steering wheel.

Her police cruiser hit the wrecker truck, which then hit the wrecker driver.

Both the officer and wrecker driver were taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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