Two California Highway Patrol Officer sustained injuries Saturday night following a hit-and-run crash on Cottonwood Road.
At around 11 p.m., the CHP officers, whose names were not released, were traveling eastbound on Highway 58 near the Cottonwood Road exit when a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado, having failed to stop at a red light, struck the left front section of their patrol car, according to CHP.
The driver of the Chevrolet, 48-year-old Juan Moreno, drove away at an unknown speed and crashed into a chain-link fence. Moreno got out and ran onto Feliz Drive, according to CHP.
CHP found Moreno at a nearby residence. He was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and felony hit-and-run, according to CHP.
Both officers were transported to Kern Medical with minor and moderate injuries, according to CHP. Both are expected to make full recoveries.