Two East Tennessee cops crash into each other Sunday

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating after two East Ridge police officers ran into each other.

Trooper William Collins says an officer making a U-turn to respond to call hit another officer in his patrol car early Monday.

Both officers went to the hospital to get checked out but neither was seriously injured.

Information from WRBC-TV, Chattanooga,

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