Driver collides with patrol car, injures officer at Lindbergh Blvd and Chapel Ridge Dr

HAZELWOOD, MO – A driver struck a Hazelwood Police Department patrol car at Lindbergh Blvd and McDonnell Blvd Monday, Fox 2 Now reports.

The officer was driving on northbound Lindbergh Blvd when he was struck by a vehicle that failed to yield near Chapel Ridge Dr

Dispatchers sent emergency crews to the scene of the accident around 6:15 p.m. They transported the officer to an area hospital with minor injuries.

It is unclear if the other driver was injured.

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