LPD officer involved in crash while in pursuit of suspect - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

LPD officer involved in crash while in pursuit of suspect

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

A Longview Police officer was involved in a crash while in pursuit of a forgery suspect, officials say.

Officer Cassi Prew had lights and sirens going as she headed southbound on McCann Road near Loop 281 in Longview.

Officials say the forgery suspect sped through an intersection and Officer Prew followed, but was struck by another vehicle.

Officer Prew was not injured in the crash, but authorities say the forgery suspect got away.

Damage to the cruiser was minimal.

Copyright 2012 KLTV. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly