An on-duty Memphis police officer was involved in a fatal traffic accident Thursday afternoon.
Officials said the officer, driving an unmarked SUV, was involved in a collision with a sedan at the intersection of Central Avenue and South Barksdale Street.
During the accident, the sedan slid into a poll, killing 79-year-old Delores Hines of Memphis.
The officer suffered only minor injuries.
Investigators have not said what caused the accident.