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Police Cars Crash at Paterson Intersection




By: Richard L. Smith 

Paterson Police officials reported no serious injuries for a crash that involved two cruisers Friday evening. 

It happened just after 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of Straight and Van Houten Streets. 

Both units appeared to be responding to an emergency car when they collided and caused the police cars to crash into a pole. 

The officers managed to self-extricate from the damaged vehicles without injuries. 

There were no other vehicles involved in the wreck.