Accident Involving Police Car Blocks Sunrise Boulevard


Parts of southbound Sunrise Boulevard in Rancho Cordova were closed for about an hour after an accident involving a police car.

A police car was hit by a Honda just before 5 a.m. Monday near White Rock Road.

Both the police officer and Honda driver were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

According to investigators on scene, the officer involved in the accident was getting ready to chase a driver and had just turned on his lights and siren. The officer went through the intersection, and the Honda driver was unable to stop.