Officers Injured in Crash
- Two police officers were injured in a traffic crash in the Gresham neighborhood Saturday evening, authorities said.
A squad car crashed about 8:40 p.m. in the 7500 block of South Western Avenue, Chicago Police Department News Affairs [...] said.
Two officers were hurt, but their injuries did not appear to life-threatening, [News Affairs said], citing preliminary information.
Debris remained strewn across Western long after the crash, as police blocked traffic and guarded the scene.
A dark-colored SUV with extensive front and rear damaged remained on the east curb of Western, completely off the road. At least one airbag had deployed inside the vehicle.
Wishing a speedy recovery to the injured.
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