Police: Drunken driver crashed into officer's cruiser

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Police say an officer was injured when his patrol car was hit by an alleged drunken driver in Mount Sinai.

The crash happened around 11:30 p.m. Friday on Route 25A near Mount Sinai Avenue.

Police say the officer was conducting a traffic stop when Elvia Turcios, of Port Jefferson, slammed into his cruiser.

News 12 is told she then hit a Jeep, and flipped her car.

Both the officer and Turcios were taken to the hospital with minor injuries. 

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