Though Transformers 3 isn’t set for release until July 1, 2011, there is already a big screen worthy scene that happened unintentionally. Basically, “while the movie was filming a car chase scene on 3rd Street in northwest D.C., [a] police SUV collides with a yellow Chevy Camaro, which in the movie series is known as the character Bumblebee.” Continue reading for the video.

The police officer driving the SUV is a veteran bomb technician. He was taken to a local hospital. Sources tell FOX 5 that he was running to a call to 9th and F Street and was apparently using a different radio channel than the police officers who were securing the perimeter for the movie.

[via MyFOXDC]