March 15, 2014- A car crash that involved a Fresno patrol car winding up in a canal, happened just after 10 PM, on Saturday.
The car accident occurred in Fresno, California, at the intersection of Blackstone Avenue, and Shields Avenue.
Officers reported that a 79 year old man drove through a red light and broadsided a K9 unit’s police car. The patrol car rolled over until it landed into a nearby canal. The police officer was able to get out of his vehicle and rescue his dog.
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The officer did not appear to have any injuries, nor was his police dog seriously injured. The driver of the other vehicle was majorly hurt, with injuries to his leg and arm. He was last listed in serious condition.