Police cruiser rear ends SUV on Beach Boulevard

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office investigating injury accident

Author: John Cavazos, Executive producer, jcavazos@wjxt.com
Published On: Jan 02 2014 09:17:48 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 02 2014 09:55:30 PM EST
JSO cruiser vs. SUV on Beach Blvd.

Part of Beach Boulevard has reopened a collision Thursday evening involving a Jacksonville police cruiser and an SUV.

A police cruiser and an SUV were driving west on Beach at Suni Pines Boulevard about 6:30 p.m. when the SUV stopped at the intersection for other traffic and was rear-ended by the police car.

Of the four people in the SUV at the time, elderly man and woman were taken to Baptist Medical Center as a precaution.   The officer complained of pain in his arm but is expected to be OK.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office told Channel 4 that the crash is under investigation.