Law enforcement authorities say a man driving in a stolen 2015 Nissan Maxima crashed into a parked police vehicle leaving two officers injured on Treeline Avenue.
Officials say the crash happened on Treeline Avenue where a man driving a stolen 2015 Nissan Maxima and crashed into a parked police car.
Eyewitnesses said, the driver was speeding well above the speed limit before losing control and crashing into the parked police car that had two officers inside. The high-speed collision left both of the officers with injuries.
Paramedics arrived to the scene of the accident and administered first aid treatment on the injured officers before they were transported to a nearby hospital for further treatment, troopers said. The driver in the stolen vehicle suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries to his head and ribs. The man was treated on-site and then also taken to the hospital for treatment.
No further details about the driver who stole the car and struck the parked officers has been released to the public at the time of this report.
Authorities say that no charges have been filed yet and the accident is still under investigation.
Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash. “This was a serious accident that left two officers seriously injured. Accidents like this are one of the most dangerous kinds of accidents. This type of accident usually happens because of driver error, meaning they are preventable. Sadly, the innocent victims of these crashes are rendered powerless: often, there’s nothing you can do when an oncoming vehicle is bearing down on you. We wish that all involved have a speedy recovery from their injuries in this terrible accident.”
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