Fort Wayne officer suffers minor injuries in crash; K9 OK

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A Fort Wayne Police officer was slightly hurt in a crash with another vehicle Monday afternoon.

Authorities were called just before 1 p.m. to the intersection of Lake Avenue and Coliseum Boulevard on a report of a crash. There, a Fort Wayne Police squad car and a Chevrolet Impala had collided.

Police said a K9 officer was responding to a call when the officer was hit by a passenger car as he entered the intersection of Lake and Coliseum. It’s not clear which vehicle had the right-of-way or whether the officer’s lights and sirens were activated.

The officer received minor injuries, police said. The K9 was not hurt.

The other driver also did not suffer injuries.

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