A driver reportedly under the influence of drugs or alcohol backed into a Kennewick police car just before 4 p.m. Thursday, police said.
Kennewick police told the Herald an officer had pulled the car over when the driver accidentally backed into the police car near Rainier Street and Seventh Avenue in Kennewick.
The passenger in the car was arrested on an outstanding warrant, police said.
The crash caused minor damage to the police car's passenger front fender, police said. No more information about the incident was available Thursday night.