Tucson police officers involved in crash near 22nd & Alvernon

Published: Jul. 15, 2017 at 12:19 AM MST|Updated: Jul. 17, 2017 at 9:27 AM MST
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Two Tucson police officers were involved in a crash on the east side on Friday night, July 14, according to Sgt. Pete Dugan, spokesman for the Tucson Police Department.

They were responding to a call about a shooting and were headed east on East 22nd Street.  According to Sgt. Dugan as the officers approached South Irving Avenue, a man in another car heading west was getting ready to make a turn and was hit by the TPD car.

Both officers and the man in the second car were taken to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

According to Dugan, the man will be cited for failing to yield.

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