DEARBORN, Mich. – A Dearborn police officer was injured Wednesday in a crash involving a Dearborn Heights driver, according to authorities.
Police said the officer was driving north on Schaefer Road around 8:15 p.m. while on his way to help other officers in an unrelated incident.
As the officer drove through the intersection at Ford Road, he was involved in a crash with a 37-year-old Dearborn Heights resident, police said.
The officer was taken to a nearby hospital, treated for minor injuries and released, police said.
The Dearborn Heights resident was not injured, according to officials.
Authorities are still investigating the crash.