Police Officer Hurt After Wrong-Way Crash with Suspect

PHOENIX, AZ – A Phoenix Police officer is recovering from serious injuries following a wrong-way crash with a DUI suspect.

According to CBS 5, the incident happened on 26th Street near Cactus Road. Police say the suspect, 22-year-old Dylan Johnson, was in the eastbound lanes heading west just as the injured officer was heading east. The collision happened shortly after someone reported a wrong-way driver.

Johnson is expected to recover from his own injuries. He is charged with aggravated assault and driving under the influence.

No other injuries were reported.

cactus road and 26th street

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