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Garland Officer Involved in Car Crash

A Garland police officer hit a Lexus early Thursday morning after the driver of the Lexus ran a red light.

The driver of the Lexus and her passenger, both female, were transported to the hospital after the accident. Their condition is unknown.

Two children, a 13-year-old girl and a 10-year-old boy, were in the car with the officer. The girl was taken to the hospital with a broken ankle. It is unconfirmed whether the officer was in a personal car or a police vehicle.

The Lexus driver admitted to taking marijuana and was charged with intoxicated assault.

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