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2 LAPD officers rear-ended by hit-run driver

Two officers in a patrol car were rear-ended by a driver in the Miracle Mile district on Tuesday night.

February 8, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Two officers in a patrol car were rear-ended by a driver in the Miracle Mile district on Tuesday night.

The collision happened in the 1100 block of Fairfax Avenue about 9:30 p.m.

Both officers were taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The suspect vehicle fled the scene but was found abandoned not far away in the 3600 block of Carmona Avenue.

Police set up a perimeter to search for two men.