NOPD officer injured in traffic accident

NOPD officer injured in traffic accident

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a vehicle accident in which an officer was injured.

The accident was reported just before 5 p.m. in the 900 block of Chef Menteur Highway.

Police said two officers were the patrol unit involved in the crash. One officer was hospitalized.

No further information was immediately available.

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