Officer involved accident

source: James Thomas
source: James Thomas

LOUSIVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A LMPD officer has been involved in an accident Thursday morning.

According to MetroSafe dispatchers, a call came in at 8:47 a.m. of a female officer who had hit a pole near the intersection of 4th and Cardinal near U of L.

Police say the officer swerved to miss a black SUV and ended up hitting the pole. LMPD is currently looking the SUV. If you have any information you are asked to call their anonymous tip line at 574-LMPD

The officer sustained non life threatening injuries and is expected to be released from U of L Hospital later today.

The officer's identity has not been released yet.

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