Officer taken to hospital after crash
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – An officer with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office was injured Monday morning when a vehicle rear-ended the officer's patrol car, which was blocking traffic on Butler Boulevard, police said.
The officer was blocking traffic for other officers working a crash involving a disabled vehicle on Butler Boulevard west of Gate Parkway, police said.
The rear of the officer's patrol car was hit by another vehicle, and the officer was taken to a hospital, but is expected to be OK.
Two other traffic crashes on Butler Boulevard were also slowing traffic Monday, police said.
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