The crash happened near the Yorba Linda Boulevard exit around 2 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol traffic log. Authorities later confirmed it was a pursuit out of Newton Division.
Further details about the circumstances of the collision were not available, but two ambulances on the highway were seen transporting the officers to the UCI Medical Center.
The extent of their injuries is unknown.
The crash initially closed all northbound lanes, but at least one was reopened to drivers around 5:45 a.m.
IN DEVELOPMENT: We will add more details to this report as they become available.
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