Woman facing DWI charge after crashing into car full of police detectives

Colleen Furtado

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WJAR/SBG) - A woman allegedly slammed into a car filled with police detectives in Fall River Wednesday.

Colleen Furtado is facing drunk driving charges. She was also charged with driving to endanger and negligent operation.

The crash occurred on Plymouth Avenue around 9:45 a.m.

Police said Furtado tried to make a U-turn in her pick-up truck before losing control, jumping the median and hitting an unmarked police cruiser.

Three detectives inside were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.