2 Jun 2009

Police investigate patrol car crash

7:45 pm on 2 June 2009

Police in Nelson say it is too early to say who was at fault in a collision between a patrol car and another motorist on Monday.

Senior Sergeant Stu Koefoed says it appears the police car did a U-turn in front of the following car as both vehicles were travelling towards Nelson on State Highway 6.

He says both cars suffered moderate damage in the collision at Atawhai but no-one was injured.

Mr Koefoed says the investigation is in its early stages.