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Boston Police Cruiser Struck by Car

The incident occurred on Thursday night

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    A Boston Police Department cruiser was struck by a car on Thursday night.

    According to the department, the crash occurred around 10 p.m. at Washington and School Streets near the E-13 station.

    The cruiser was struck by a car while driving through the intersection.

    Both vehicles ended up on the sidewalk.

    The officer and the operator of the car were transported to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

    The operator of the car that struck the cruiser was identified as Chazreyl Francis, age 27, of Mattapan.

    He was arrested and charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence and Failure to Yield to an Emergency Vehicle.

    Francis will be arraigned in West Roxbury District Court on Friday.

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