Collision with PCSD vehicle closes northeast side street - Tucson News Now

Collision with PCSD vehicle closes northeast side street

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A Pima County Sheriff's Department deputy was involved in an accident that closed down a street on the northeast side, late Sunday evening.

The incident happened on southbound Sabino Canyon Rd. near Arrowhead Dr.  Travel was down to one lane as PCSD officials investigated the collision.  According to PCSD reports the deputy had been conducting a traffic stop, on the side of the road, when a second vehicle ran into the patrol vehicle pushing it toward the deputy. 

The deputy was able to move out of the way of the vehicle and was not injured, according to the PCSD release.  The suspect, in the second vehicle has been detained and charges are pending.  There is no word yet on what those charges are.  No other injuries were reported.

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