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Report: Streetcar collides with NOPD cruiser

A street car and NOPD cruiser collided in the Garden District. (Photo by Michael DeMocker,...
A street car and NOPD cruiser collided in the Garden District. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
Updated: Mar. 28, 2018 at 3:27 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A streetcar in the Garden District hit a New Orleans Police Department vehicle Wednesday morning.

It happened around 10 a.m. at the intersection of St. Charles Ave. and 8th St.

An officer "sustained minor injuries," according to a report from Nola.com | The Times-Picayune.

The accident is under investigation, an NOPD spokesman said. The New Orleans Regional Transit Authority said drivers should use caution when crossing streetcar tracks.

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