A Plano police officer shot and killed a woman who police say stabbed the officer and another driver following a crash Thursday morning.
According to a police spokesman, the officer responded at about 7 a.m. to a collision at the intersection of Legacy Drive and Independence Parkway. When the officer approached one of the cars, a woman lunged at him with a knife, stabbed him in the arm and stabbed the other driver, police said.
The wounded officer pulled out his gun and shot the woman, killing her, police said.
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The woman was identified as 27-year-old Julie Colon of Addison.
The officer and other driver were hospitalized with injuries not considered life-threatening, police said.
Video from Texas Sky Ranger showed a police SUV parked alongside two sedans with collision damage.
No further information was immediately available.