Five NYPD officers hurt in crash involving two cruisers in the Bronx

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Monday, June 22, 2015
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NEW YORK (WABC) -- Five NYPD officers are recovering after two police cruisers collided in the Bronx.

It happened at Bedford Park Boulevard and Briggs Avenue just before 11 Sunday night.

One cruiser was unmarked. The marked cruiser slammed into a pole.

The officers were responding to the same call when the cars collided.

All five officers were taken to the hospital, where four were treated and released.

One officer with the most serious injuries may have broken his arm.