Police: Driver making illegal turn strikes police car in Bedford

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BEDFORD -

A two-car crash involving a police car in Bedford injured a driver trying to make an illegal turn, authorities say. 

The incident occurred around 8 p.m. on Route 117 near the ramp to the Saw Mill River Parkway. 

Police say the driver tried to make an illegal turn when he hit the police car.

They say the victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

The officer was not injured.

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