Vernon police officer injured in crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Vernon police officer injured in crash

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Vernon police. (WFSB file photo) Vernon police. (WFSB file photo)
VERNON, CT (WFSB) -

A Vernon police cruiser collided with a car on Route 83 Sunday morning.

Officials said an officer was responding to a report of a fight at the intersection of Hockanum Boulevard.

The officer received non-life threatening injuries and was transported to St. Francis Medical Center.

The other driver refused treatment at the scene.

The road has since reopened.

No charges have been filed at this time and the accident is currently under investigation.

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