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Rochester Police officer taken to hospital following two car crash

Updated: 01/16/2014 6:06 PM
Created: 01/16/2014 5:35 PM WHEC.com

A Rochester Police officer was taken to the hospital after a two car crash Thursday afternoon.

Police say the two-car crash involving one of their patrol cars happened at Green Knolls Drive and Westfall Road around 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

Police say Officer Whitney Celentano was turning into the apartment complex at Green Knolls and Westfall Road when her patrol car was struck from behind by another car. Officer Celentano was taken to the Highland Hospital for pain to her elbow. Her injuries are minor.

The driver of the other car, a 50-year-old female, was not hurt. 

No tickets are expected to be issued in this crash.