Detroit police officers hit by suspected drunk driver on Moross Road

Minor injuries reported, driver arrested

By Matt Morawski - Executive Producer, Nick Monacelli - Reporter, Dave Bartkowiak Jr.

DETROIT - Two Detroit police officers suffered minor injuries Friday morning when their squad car was slammed by a suspected drunk driver's vehicle. 

The officers were rushing to a reported home invasion about 2:30 a.m. when the crash happened on Moross Road near Balfour Road. 

Police said the officers were traveling westbound on Moross Road when a suspected drunk driver blew through a stop sign at Balfour Road. The Chevrolet HHR struck the officer's vehicle and sent it toward a vacant home. 

Everyone involved in the crash suffered minor injuries. Police arrested the suspected drunk driver. 

A Detroit police vehicle was struck by a suspected drunk driver's vehicle Nov. 3, 2017 on Moross Road at Balfour Road. (WDIV)

A Detroit police vehicle was struck by a suspected drunk driver's vehicle Nov. 3, 2017 on Moross Road at Balfour Road. (WDIV)

A Detroit police vehicle was struck by a suspected drunk driver's vehicle Nov. 3, 2017 on Moross Road at Balfour Road. (WDIV)

A Detroit police vehicle was struck by a suspected drunk driver's vehicle Nov. 3, 2017 on Moross Road at Balfour Road. (WDIV)

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