2 LAPD Officers Hurt After DUI Suspect Crashes Into Patrol Vehicle in North Hollywood: Police
Two Los Angeles Police Department officers suffered minor injuries after a DUI suspect in a pickup truck crashed into their patrol SUV in North Hollywood’s Arts District early Monday, officials said.
The crash happened around 1:09 a.m. at the corner of Magnolia Boulevard and Tujunga Avenue, according to LAPD.
Video from the scene shows the patrol vehicle with the hood area almost completely smashed. A Chevy Silverado nearby had its front right light shattered.
LAPD later identified the driver as 30-year-old Daniel Mediola, who was arrested on suspicion of DUI on $100,000 bail.
Authorities provided no further details.
KTLA’s Nancy Fontan contributed to this report.