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October 23, 2017

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Two injured in crash involving Metro Police car in pursuit

Crash location

A Metro Police car was involved in a crash Saturday night that injured the officer and the driver of a second vehicle.

About 7:05 p.m., a marked patrol car heading south on Decatur Boulevard collided with a 1994 Jeep Cherokee that was crossing Decatur at Meadows Lane, officials said.

The patrol car had its lights and siren on as part of a pursuit, police said.

The officer, 46, suffered minor injuries. He was taken to University Medical Center and was treated and released.

The Jeep driver, a 19-year-old woman, also suffered minor injuries.

Metro Police are investigating the crash.

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