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Durham police car heavily damaged in crash

Posted February 13, 2015

A Durham police car was heavily damaged in crash Friday. No one was hurt.

— No one was hurt when a Durham police car and a box truck collided Friday morning.

Durham police said an officer was driving to a burglary call about 11:30 a.m. and had the lights and siren activated on the marked patrol car. The car and a box truck collided on Angier Avenue near Pleasant Drive.

The impact caused the patrol car to strike a tree, a ditch, a speed limit sign and a fire hydrant. The car was heavily damaged, police said.

More information will be released when it becomes available.


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  • Alexia Proper Feb 13, 2015
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    I guess by saying they had their lights and siren on, they want to blame the driver who had the green light?

  • Salatheal Hasty Feb 13, 2015
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    same place I totaled my car at in 2011..

  • Keith Hayes Feb 13, 2015
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    Glad no one was hurt.