IMPD officer transported to hospital after being involved in southeast side crash
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — An officer with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department was taken to Methodist Hospital Saturday morning after being involved in a crash on the southeast side.
The crash happened near the intersection of Southeastern Ave. and South Franklin Rd. around 11:15 a.m.
Police say Officer Smith was heading north on Franklin, responding to a call at a Forum Credit Union, when the officers’ cruiser collided with a truck heading east on Southeastern.
The driver of the truck was also taken to an area hospital for observation. The conditions of the officer and the driver of the truck are unknown at this time, but their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.