A Stratford police officer was involved in a crash Saturday night while responding to a driver, who was fleeing from an earlier car crash.
State police told Eyewitness News the unidentified suspect was involved in a crash on the southbound side of I-95 near exit 41 around 9:45 p.m. Saturday. After leaving the scene of the crash, the suspect crashed into a Stratford police cruiser near exit 32.
The police officer was not hurt.
The suspect was taken into custody and brought to the hospital for evaluation.
A small area of I-95 near exit 32 was blocked to traffic while emergency crews responded to the scene, but the area has since fully reopened.
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