Police officer crashes into woman who ran red light

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A woman was hit by a patrolling officer after she ran a red light.

The incident happened at 3 a.m. on the intersection of Westgate and Business 83 in Weslaco.

A woman driving a Jeep was headed southbound on Westgate when she ran a redlight and a police officer driving a marked Tahoe headed eastbound hit the Jeep causing it to rollover.

The woman and the passenger involved in the rollover were fine and did not sustain injuries.

She submitted to a breathalyzer and was not intoxicated.

The officer was also drug tested as standard procedure.

The officer TMs Tahoe suffered major damage.