Officer Involved Traffic Collision


May 27, 2022

For More Information:
Lieutenant Sam de Sylva: 626-744-7415

Pasadena, CA – On May 27, 2022 at about 3:17 p.m., officers from the Pasadena Police Department responded to the intersection of Colorado Blvd. and Oak Ave. regarding an officer involved traffic collision. The collision involved a red 2021 Hyundai Sonata and a Pasadena motor officer.

Preliminarily it appears that the motor officer collided with the Hyundai as the driver of the Hyundai was attempting to make a left turn onto Colorado Blvd. from Oak Ave.

The motor officer sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The driver of the Hyundai was not injured and remained at the scene.

The investigation of the collision is being conducted by the Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team. Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has information regarding the incident is encouraged to call the Traffic Section Lieutenant Sam de Sylva at (626) 744-7415 or the Watch Commander at (626) 744- 4620.