LMPD officer involved in crash near UofL

LMPD officer involved in crash near UofL
Few details were immediately available, but MetroSafe confirmed the crash took place near the intersection of 4th and Lee streets shortly before 5 p.m.
It wasn't immediately known if there were any injuries in the crash. (Source: Greg Schapker/WAVE 3 News)
It wasn't immediately known if there were any injuries in the crash. (Source: Greg Schapker/WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - An LMPD officer was involved in a crash near the University of Louisville campus Wednesday afternoon.

Few details were immediately available, but MetroSafe confirmed the crash took place near the intersection of 4th and Lee streets around 4:30 p.m.

The photo above, from WAVE 3 News photographer Greg Schapker, shows both an LMPD cruiser and another car with heavy damage to their front ends.

LMPD said the vehicles collided at the intersection. Both the driver and the officer were taken to UofL Hospital with minor injuries.

It’s not clear whether the officer was on duty.

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