December 2nd, 2011 | City

Car crashes into NHPD vehicle

The police car above was damaged in a car accident shortly after midnight.
The police car above was damaged in a car accident shortly after midnight. Photo by James Lu.

A BMW X3 traveling west along Chapel Street collided with a New Haven Police Department vehicle at High Street shortly after midnight Friday, according to an eyewitness.

The crash closed traffic at the intersection for around 20 minutes as the damaged vehicles were cleared from the road. An officer at the site said no one was injured in the collision.

Traffic resumed along Chapel Street around 12:45 a.m.