Woman hospitalized after head-on collision with cop car

SEATTLE - A woman is recovering in the hospital after her car collided with a police car overnight in downtown Seattle.

The collision happened just after 2 a.m. at the intersection of 5th Avenue and James Street.

Police say the woman made a left turn in front of the oncoming officer as the light changed from green to yellow and their vehicles collided head-on.

The woman was taken to Harborview Medical Center to be checked for a leg injury. The officer was treated at the scene for knee pain.

Both vehicles sustained significant damage.

Police say it doesn't appear the woman was impaired.