By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Three people, including a Philadelphia police lieutenant with over 40 years on the force, were injured in a crash in Mayfair. It happened around 1 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Tyson and Frankford Avenues.

Police: SUV Seen Running Several Red Lights Leaves Philadelphia Police Lieutenant, 2 Others Injured In Mayfair Crash

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Investigators say a Mitsubishi SUV T-boned the police vehicle. They say surveillance video caught the collision on camera.

An eyewitness told police he saw the Mitsubishi driving erratically before the crash.

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“He was behind the striking vehicle for several blocks and saw that vehicle, the Mitsubishi, go through several red lights. The vehicle was driving erratically and at a high rate of speed,” Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector Scott Small said.

The police lieutenant and the man and woman in the other SUV are in stable condition.

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Investigators believe the airbags saved everyone’s lives.