TIGARD – A Mercedes blew through a red light and crashed into a police car Thursday morning in Tigard, police said.
Around 9 a.m., the Mercedes crashed into the police car at Pacific Highway and Gaarde Street, said Jim Wolf with the Tigard Police Department.
The officer was taken to the hospital for observation.
The driver of the Mercedes was cited for careless driving.
Pacific Highway was closed in one direction while police investigated.