MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials say two Minneapolis police officers are recovering following a crash Sunday afternoon in which a squad car was broadsided.
Police say the crash happened around 2:20 p.m. at the intersection of Washington and Portland avenues. The officers were responding to an emergency call when their squad was hit.READ MORE: Vikings Rookie Jaylen Twyman Shot 4 Times In Washington D.C.
Both officers suffered non-life-threatening injuries, and an ambulance brought them to an area hospital.READ MORE: VIDEO: Youths In Custody After Fireworks Display Ignited Inside Eagan Hy-Vee, Police Say
Police say the driver involved was chemically tested and released.MORE NEWS: Andy Slavitt, Fmr. Biden Advisor, Pens Book On What U.S. 'Could Have Done Better' In COVID Response
No names have been released.