Cops Hurt in Crash - NBC Chicago

Cops Hurt in Crash

Injuries weren't life threatening, police said



    Four officers were hurt in the accident. (Published Monday, Aug. 2, 2010)

    A couple of Chicago Police squad cars are in bad shape, and four officers are recovering from injuries sustained in an overnight car crash on the West Side.

    The officers crashed at around 10:15 a.m. near the intersection of Washington Boulevard and Central Avenue, police said.

    Four officers were hurt in the crash but their injuries were not life threatening. Two of the officers are described in serious-to-critical condition and two were listed in fair-to-serious condition.

    More details should be available shortly, police said.