Officer taken to hospital following crash, cruiser damaged

Officer taken to hospital following crash, cruiser damaged
(Source: WMC Action News 5)
(Source: WMC Action News 5)
(Source: WMC Action News 5)
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A MPD cruiser was badly damaged after a crash Sunday morning.

The crash happened at the intersection of Tchulahoma and Raines roads.

Investigators said the officer lost control of the cruiser and hit a tree in an attempt to avoid being hit by another vehicle.

The officer was taken to St. Francis hospital in non-critical condition.

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