Truck runs red light, hits Evansville police cruiser

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT)- Multiple authorities were on HWY-41 and Walnut due to an accident Monday evening.

A police cruiser was going through a green light when a box truck traveling north ran a red light and hit the police vehicle.

The EPD vehicle then hit a van. The officer was taken to the hospital for neck injuries.

There’s no word on if the driver of the box truck will face any charges. No injuries have been reported.

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(This story was originally published on March 9, 2020)

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