City of Woodland Public Safety
1000 Lincoln Ave.
Woodland, CA 95695
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #WDP13-001120|
|Subject :||COLLISION INVOLVING A POLICE VEHICLE|
|Contact :||Anthony Cucchi, Lieutenant, Woodland Police Department 530-661-7816|
|On February 26, 2013 at approx. 06:56am, a Woodland Police Officer was responding to a report of an officer needing assistance at an alarm call in the 100 block of West Court Street. The officer responding was driving a marked police SUV with emergency lights and siren activated.|
As the officer proceeded westbound on Gibson Road through the intersection of West Street; the officer collided with a pick up truck that was travelling northbound on West Street. After both vehicles collided with each other, the police SUV collided into the front yard of the residence on the northwest corner of the intersection while the pick up truck stopped on the roadway.
The officer received a non-life threatening injury from the collision. The officer was treated for the injury and released.
The cause of this collision is not known at this time. The collision is currently being investigated by the California Highway Patrol, Woodland Office.
If anyone was a witness to this collision, or has any information about this event, please contact the Woodland Police Department at 530-661-7800, or Dispatch at 530-666-2411.