2 Separate Deputy-Involved Vehicle Collisions Reported In Santa Clarita

SANTA CLARITA (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say two separate car collisions involving deputies occurred in Santa Clarita Monday.

Two sheriff’s patrol cars collided around 10:15 p.m. while responding to a 911 call, slightly injuring two deputies. A civilian vehicle was also involved. The crash happened at the intersection of Valencia Boulevard and Creekside Road, said Lt. John Rush of the Los Angeles County sheriff’s Santa Clarita Valley Station.

Both deputies suffered minor injuries and were being examined at a hospital, Rush said.

A deputy patrol car was involved in another collision at Soledad Canyon and Bouquet Canyon roads. No one was reportedly injured.

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