IMPD officer injured in hit-and-run crash on south side
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – An officer is injured after getting rear-ended by a driver on the south side of Indianapolis.
The crash happened on South East Street near Epler Avenue just before 5:30 a.m.
Dispatch tells us an Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officer in an unmarked police vehicle was turning into a McDonald’s parking lot when she was rear-ended.
Her vehicle was pushed into a nearby utility box and suffered significant front end damage
The other driver fled the scene.
The officer complained of neck and head pain. Medics transported her to a local hospital for injuries that are not life threatening.
Police are looking for a dark-colored sedan with front-end damage in connection with the crash.