6 police officers hospitalized after clashing with each other reacting to call

1 month ago

Chicago news.

Six police officers have been rushed to the hospital after their squad cars crashed with each other when they were both reacting to a signal.

The accident happened at about 7:30 p.m. on Saturday on Chicago’s West Side.

It was just a tragic accident,” said Sgt. Al Stinitis of the Chicago Police Department in an announcement . “They just happened to be at the intersection at the exact same moment responding to a call of an officer needs assistance and it is just a tragic accident they were both there at the same exact time and they hit each other.”