Pair taken to hospital following crash involving Regina police cruiser
Officers are on scene of a collision involving a Regina Police Service cruiser. (Gareth Dillistone / CTV Regina)
Emergency crews were on the scene of a collision involving a Regina Police Service cruiser early Friday evening.
Shortly after 5 p.m. crew were called to the area of Park Street and 13th Avenue East. It appeared that the truck had collided with the police cruiser, and airbags in the RPS vehicle were deployed.
Both vehicles had one occupant at the time of the crash.
A police officer and the man behind the wheel of the other vehicle were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries/
According to police, the marked cruiser was heading south bound on Park St. when it was hit by the truck, which was moving west on 13 Ave. East trying to cross over onto Park St.
Traffic was restricted from Victoria Avenue to 14th Avenue East, but the scene has since been cleared.