Officer hurt after vehicle strikes stopped patrol cruiser

Courtesy: Lawrence Police Department

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) – Police say a Lawrence officer was taken to a hospital after his patrol vehicle was struck while it was stopped at the scene of a rollover crash.

KSNT-TV reports that the officer’s injuries were believed to be non-life threatening. Police say the 8-year veteran of the department was in his vehicle Tuesday when another vehicle collided with it.

The crash briefly stopped traffic while officials investigated.

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