2 officers injured in crash with big rig

SOUTH LOS ANGELES The accident occurred about 6:30 a.m. at Western Avenue and 35th Street.

The crash left the front of the patrol car wedged under the truck's trailer, trapping one of the officers inside. Firefighters had to cut the roof open to pull him out.

Paramedics took the two officers to a local hospital. Both officers are being treated for fractures and bruises, but both should be OK.

The circumstances of the crash are still unclear.


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