Bakersfield police: Driver runs red light, crashes into patrol car

A damaged police car is seen after a crash Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at Truxtun and Chester avenues in Bakersfield, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX photo/Suzette Reynoso)

A driver ran a red light and crashed Wednesday morning into a patrol car, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.

Traffic was slowed after the crash at the busy intersection of Truxtun and Chester avenues.

Police said two officers were in the patrol car but were not injured. The other driver suffered only minor injuries, according to police.

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