2 Bakersfield police officers hurt in car crash

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Two Bakersfield police officers were hurt in a crash early Tuesday morning in southwest Bakersfield .

The Bakersfield Police Department says the officers were in the same car when they tried to join a pursuit involving a stolen car just after 1 a.m.

While turning onto Stockdale Highway from California Avenue, the car slid and hit the center divider. Both officers were taken to a hospital with minor injuries.