SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A California Highway Patrol officer is okay after someone slammed into their SUV in North Sacramento Friday.

The officer had pulled a driver over for selling jewelry on the side of the freeway when another driver rear-ended him. The crash happened near the area where westbound Business 80 transitions to Auburn Boulevard.

Officials say the officer was outside of the vehicle at the time of the crash.

The driver that crashed into the CHP vehicle suffered minor injuries, officials said.

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By Richard Moran

Richard Moran loves to write about sports with the Golden State Online. Before that, he worked as a senior writer at ESPN. Richard grew up in San Diego and graduated from the University of San Diego in 2004, after which he worked as an editor for five years.

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