RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A Richmond Police Department cruiser smashed into a telephone pole Tuesday night, just one block away from the scene of a shooting.
The cruiser hit a pole at the corner of Midlothian Turnpike and Roanoke Street on April 27. There was also a Ford Taurus that had its front end smashed at the scene of the crash.
This all happened as police were responding to a shooting nearby.
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