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2 Portland police officers and driver injured in crash

The impact sent the patrol vehicle into both officers.

Posted: May 20, 2019 7:03 AM
Updated: May 20, 2019 10:23 AM

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Two Portland police officers are being treated for injuries after a vehicle crashed into their patrol car and pushed it into them.

The Oregonian/Oregon Live reports the officers were responding to an assault when the crash occurred at around 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

They were outside their patrol car on Southeast McLoughlin Boulevard when a vehicle traveling north struck their patrol car.

The impact sent the patrol vehicle into both officers.

The officers and the driver were taken to a hospital.

Police describe their injuries as non-life threatening.

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