Man arrested on suspicion of DUI after crash with Phoenix police officer

A Phoenix police offer was injured in a rollover crash early Sunday.

The crash happened near 27th Avenue and Camelback Road just after 4 a.m.

The driver was headed east on Camelback Road when he ran a red light and crashed into the patrol car, according to Phoenix police Sgt. Vince Lewis.

The officer received minor injuries in the crash. 

Lewis said the male driver was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and drug possession. His name won’t be released until he’s booked into jail. 

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