TOPEKA (KSNT) – An accident between two law enforcement vehicles sent two people to the hospital Tuesday morning.
The accident happened on the Topeka Boulevard Bridge shortly after midnight.
A Topeka Police vehicle driven by Anthony Palumbo tried to make a u-turn on the bridge when it was struck by a Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle driven by Aaron Schmidtlein.
Both drivers were headed southbound on the bridge when the accident occurred.
Both officers were transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.