Javier Garza Crashes Into SAPD Patrol Car

A drunk driver crashed into a San Antonio Police patrol car on the East Side and was arrested Saturday.

The incident happened at around 10 p.m. at the intersection of North New Braunfels Avenue and Burnet Street. A 55-year-old man ran a stop sign and crashed into officer Lee Biegert’s car, which was heading south on New Braunfels Avenue.

Police said the man, identified as Javier Garza, showed signs of being intoxicated and was charged with driving while intoxicated. His bond was set at $2,000.

Biegert sustained minor injuries and went to the hospital as a precaution.