Man arrested after crashing head-on into Bloomfield Twp. cop car
Bloomfield Township — A 58-year-old Pontiac man has been arrested after crashing his vehicle head-on into a police car.
Officials said the crash happened at about 9:20 p.m. Friday in the 500 block of Friendly near Franklin and West Square.
Police were called for a complaint of a suspicious vehicle, they said. As officers approached the vehicle, the driver accelerated and attempted to flee. The vehicle struck a patrol car head-on, according to officials.
The driver of the vehicle was treated at the scene and taken to a hospital for observation.
He told officers he was under the influence of narcotics. Officials said they will charge the man after they receive the results of a toxicology test.
Authorities said the officer driving the patrol car that was struck was also treated at the scene and released.