PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Two officers and a civilian were injured in a crash in Northeast Philadelphia Friday.
The incident happened shortly before noon at Herbert and Large Streets.READ MORE: Police: 4-Year-Old In Stable But Critical Condition After Being Struck By SUV In West Philly
According to investigators, the incident began when two 15th District officers in a marked police SUV tried to pull over a driver for a traffic violation.
Police say the driver did not pull over and began to lead the officers on a brief pursuit.
At some point during the pursuit, the police SUV and another civilian car, not involved in the pursuit, collided.
The impact of the crash sent the police SUV onto a sidewalk.READ MORE: Jordan Burnham Turns Suicide Attempt Into Years Of Advocacy As Teens Face Epidemic Of Depression
Police say the third vehicle, originally being pursued, was eventually pulled over.
The occupants were questioned — and released.
The officers were taken to Temple University Hospital where they are listed in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.
The individual in the civilian car was taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center.MORE NEWS: Citizens Crime Commission Honors Yardley Police Chief Shot On Duty, Philly Teen Who Stood Up To Bullies
The incident remains under investigation.