Lexington Police Officer Injured in Crash

Reported by: Paris Lewbel

Contributor: Christine Winter
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Updated: 5/05 8:05 am
A Lexington Police officer and two others were injured when an SUV and a police squad car collided along Winchester Road Sunday night, police said.

Investigators said the officer was on Winchester Road near Eastland Parkway when an SUV pulled out of a shopping center and into the path of the cruiser.

Lexington Police said the officer was taken to UK Hospital by another responding officer.

The two people in the SUV were taken to the hospital in an ambulance with minor injuries, police officials told ABC 36.

The police Accident Reconstruction Unit responded to the scene to investigate. Winchester Road was closed down in both directions until about 3:30 Monday morning.

According to police, no charges have yet been filed in connection to the crash.
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