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Crash With Reno Police SUV Injures Officer, Car Passenger

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A car collided with a Reno police vehicle near the Washoe County Jail, injuring a police officer and a passenger in the other car.

The Nevada Highway Patrol says the police SUV was traveling southbound on Virginia Street Sunday afternoon when a Toyota Corolla attempted to make a left turn at a flashing yellow light near the Bonanza Casino.

The car turned in front of the SUV, which hit the Toyota on the passenger side.

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The officer suffered minor injuries. The patrol says the injuries to the other passenger did not appear to be life-threatening.

The patrol is investigating.