CHANDLER, AZ (3TV/CBS5)-- A crash involving a Chandler police patrol car left an officer with minor injuries Friday night.

Chandler police Sgt. Jason McClimans said the two-car collision happened at Warner Road and Hartford Street, which is just east of Alma School Road, around 7 p.m.

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McClimans says the patrol vehicle tried to avoid a car that turned left in front of them. The patrol car crashed into a light pole and caught fire.

The officer suffered minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital as a precaution. The other driver was not injured.

The investigation will have the roads closed until at least 10 p.m., police said.


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