Driver hits police car while officers investigate crash

The police car had its emergency lights on

Kiri Guthridge in a booking photo on March 10, 2017. (MCSO)
Kiri Guthridge in a booking photo on March 10, 2017. (MCSO)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A drunk driver crashed into a police vehicle while officers were investigating another crash on Friday evening, authorities said.

A woman does a field sobriety test in Portland. (KOIN)
A woman does a field sobriety test in Portland. (KOIN)

A marked police car with its emergency lights on was blocking NE 82nd Avenue when 22-year-old Kiri Guthridge allegedly hit it.

Police determined Guthridge was intoxicated and took her into custody. She was booked into the Multnomah County Jail and faces charges of DUII and reckless driving.

No officers were in the police car when it was hit.