FORT MYERS, Fla - A driver crashed into a Fort Myers Police Department K-9 patrol car on Colonial Boulevard and Fowler Street in Fort Myers after running a red light. It happened just before midnight.
Florida Highway Patrol says Gloria Andrea Santos Uscanga was driving south on Fowler Street when she drove through the red light at Colonial Boulevard for an unknown reason.
FHP says Officer Jeremy Hawkins hit Uscanga's car on the drivers side, as she ran the light.
Officials say Uscanga, a passenger in her car and Officer Hawkins were taken to Lee Memorial Hospital for treatment. Usanga was in serious condition.
The officer and his K-9 partner were not seriously injured. He remains hospitalized in stable condition.