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Police officer injured in crash on Mountain Parkway in Clark County

CLARK COUNTY, Ky, (WKYT) - A police officer is recovering after a crash that totaled his cruiser.

It happened Tuesday afternoon at the three mile marker in the westbound lanes of the Mountain Parkway in Clark County.

Police tell us a vehicle enforcement officer was in his cruiser behind a paint crew putting stripes on the road when an SUV slammed into the back of the cruiser.

We're told the officer was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The cruiser is totaled. State Police continue to investigate the crash.

The driver of the SUV was treated at the scene for minor injuries.


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