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A good coverage of rain can be expected tonight into Friday as a rather strong upper level disturbance moves in from the west. Some of the rains Friday will be locally heavy with the potential for 1-2 inches of rain in some spots. Drier and cooler air will take over Friday night into Sunday.
Beaumont officer involved in crash
BREAKING NEWS: A Beaumont policeman was involved in a two-car accident. The officer and the other driver were both injured.
It happened at MLK and Florida Avenue in Beaumont, around 2 a.m. Sunday. Investigators at the scene said an officer was driving south on MLK responding to a fight at the Getaway at 5750 MLK.
A 24-year old driver from Beaumont in a Camaro was driving north on MLK. The driver of the Camaro attempted to turn left onto Jim Gilligan Way at the intersection.
Investigators say as the patrol unit moved into the intersection, the patrol car and the Camaro collided.
First responders took both the officer and the driver of the Camaro to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
An investigator at the scene told KFDM that the other driver is in stable condition. Stay with KFDM News for updates.