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CHP car hit by truck that spun out, no injuries reported

Posted at 8:30 AM, Jan 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-08 11:45:18-05

A California Highway Patrol car was involved in a crash Monday morning, after it was hit by a pickup truck that spun out. 

According to the CHP, an officer was investigating a scene in the area of Highway 178 near Union Avenue. 

Two pickup trucks reportedly spun out and went down an embankment. 

The CHP officer was at the scene when a third pickup truck spun out and hit the officer's vehicle. 

The officer was not in the vehicle at the time. 

The CHP says everyone is expected to be OK.