STOCKTON, CALIFORNIA (June 28, 2017) – Two Stockton police officers were injured and a man was killed in a car crash early Wednesday morning, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 2:30 am near the intersection of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard and Airport Way. A Stockton police cruiser carrying two officers was responding to a request for backup when it collided with a passenger car for an unknown reason.
The man driving the passenger car was tragically killed in the accident. The officers were both taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of mild to moderate injuries. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”