Memphis police car involved in deadly crash - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis police car involved in deadly crash

(WMC-TV) – A Memphis police cruiser was involved in a deadly crash in Raleigh this afternoon.

Police say the squad car was traveling southbound on Austin Peay when a Mitsubishi Galant heading the opposite direction tried to make a left hand turn in front of the cruiser.

One person in the Mitsubishi died at the hospital. The other person in the civilian car is currently in extremely critical condition. Two officers were also taken to the hospital, but neither were seriously injured.

Action News 5 has a crew on the scene and will have the latest information online and on Action News 5 at 4.

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