An Altoona police officer was not injured despite a violent crash Tuesday afternoon.
It happened near the intersection of Hubbell Avenue and 34th avenue northwest.
Police officials say Officer Joshua Clark was southbound on Hubbell responding to an emergency call when the car in front of Clark stopped for a red light, Clark slammed into it.
The police vehicle had to be towed from the scene. Neither Clark nor the driver of the vehicle he hit was injured.