February 19, 2016- A patrol car was involved in a vehicle crash on Friday, in Fresno.  The automobile collision happened in the Tower District, during the morning hours.

The accident occurred at Olive Avenue and Palm Avenue, when a female driver of a blue Ford pickup truck made a left-hand turn directly into the path of a police car.  The officer attempted to avoid the pickup, but got struck near the back of the car.

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Upon collision, the officer’s automobile was pushed into the traffic lights control box.

The Fresno officer sustained a minor to moderate injury to his knee.  No one else was hurt.

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