Two police squad cars collide in Lake Villa

August 12, 2008 9:25:17 AM PDT
Two Lake Villa police officers are hurt after their squad cars collided. It happened early Tuesday morning, along Route 83, near Petite Lake Road. The officers were pursuing a van that was speeding.

The Daily Herald reports that the driver of the van made a u-turn and drove back toward the police cars, which crashed as they tried to get out of the way.

The driver of the van took off from the scene.

The two officers are expected to be okay.