Police: Police cruiser collides with Toyota Camry during call in Linden

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Police say a police cruiser collided with another car on the way to a call in Linden Saturday night.

The accident happened just after 10 p.m. at the intersection of E. Elizabeth Avenue and Bower Street.

Police say the officer collided with a Toyota Camry, and that both drivers were transported to Newark University Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the accident is being investigated by the Union County Police Traffic Enforcement Unit.

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