Woman Arrested After Allegedly Crashing SUV Into Police Cruiser, South LA Home

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A woman suspected of driving under the influence was in police custody Sunday after authorities say she crashed her sport utility vehicle into a home in South Los Angeles.

Los Angeles police Officer Bryan Segal says the crash happened about 1:25 a.m. at 90th Street and Normandie Avenue.

Prior to colliding into the home, authorities say the SUV crashed into a police cruiser and a tree.

At the time of the crash, the officers were several feet away from the patrol car conducting a separate traffic investigation.

Segal said no injuries were reported.

“The driver was under the influence and will be booked,” he said.

The investigation is ongoing.

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