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Tyler Police vehicle hit by drunk driver

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Photo Source: Tyler Police Department Photo Source: Tyler Police Department
Photo Source: Tyler Police Department Photo Source: Tyler Police Department
Officer Eddins. Photo Source: Tyler Police Department Officer Eddins. Photo Source: Tyler Police Department
TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

An early Sunday morning accident sent a Tyler Police Officer to the hospital and a drunk driver to jail.

Just after 2am Tyler Police Officer Eddins was traveling northbound on Broadway traveling through Front St. when 29 year old Danny Harper who was traveling westbound on Front St. ran a red light and struck the Tyler Police car.

The officer was taken to the hospital for minor injuries and was later released. Danny Harper suffered no injuries and was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and taken to the Smith County Jail.

No other vehicles were involved and no other injuries were reported.

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