5 NYPD officers hurt in Harlem crash

The News Leader

June 4, 2010 3:42:47 AM PDT
Five NYPD officers are recovering after a police cruiser slammed into a police van in East Harlem.

The officers were chasing a 12-year-old boy with a knife when they crashed at the intersection of 121st Street and Park Avenue.

A female officer was pinned inside one of the vehicles. Its roof had to be cut off to free her.

All five officers were treated for non-life threatening injuries.