Police car flips over and crashes into garden as dramatic footage captures aftermath

Dramatic footage shows the aftermath as a police car flips over and crashes into a garden.

Residents were aghast after the car smashed through a wall and landed on its roof.

The police patrol car flipped in Workington, Cumbria last night at around 9.30pm as cops rushed to an emergency.

LancsLive reports the collision involved a red Suzuki car before the police car went through a garden wall, ending up on its roof. The two officers travelling in the car suffered minor injuries.

No one else was hurt during . The road was closed for some time while it was investigated and the cars recovered.

In a video supplied to CumbriaLive, by local Facebook page Donkey Junk, the police patrol car is seen on its roof after flipping over the garden wall. A number of residents have gathered on looking at the damage.

A spokesperson for Cumbria Police said: “A Cumbria Police patrol car has been involved in a road traffic collision in Mossbay Road in Workington this evening (9 July).

“The incident occurred at around 9.30pm when the police car, which was travelling to an emergency incident, was in collision with a red Suzuki car before the police car collided with a garden wall, ending up on its roof.

“The two officers travelling in the patrol car suffered minor injuries. Nobody else was injured in the incident.”