2 officers, bicyclist injured when patrol car hits tree
Aug. 02, 2018
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Two Florida police officers were injured when a patrol car hit a tree while responding to an emergency call.
Tampa police said in a news release that the crash happened late Wednesday in Tampa.
Police said the officer who was driving swerved to avoid a car that entered the lane of traffic. A bicyclist was also injured in the crash.
The driver and the bicyclist remain at the hospital. The release said the passenger was a reserve officer who was treated and released.
No additional details were available.