Jacksonville patrol cruiser, car collide on Beaver street, car flips over

JSO: Officer, other driver taken to hospital, both expected to survive

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A car pulled into the path of a Jacksonville Sheriff's Office cruiser on Beaver street just before 9:30 a.m. Saturday, causing the other car to flip on its side, according to JSO.

The accident happened at the corner of Beaver and Lee streets according to Sgt. Jason Moore with JSO.

He said the woman driving the car as well as the officer had to be cut out of their vehicles. Both the woman and officer were taken to a hospital, but Moore said neither suffered serious injuries.

Moore said traffic homicide detectives will decide who was at fault in the crash.

No one else was hurt.  Beaver Street at Lee Street will remain closed until the investigation is complete and the roadway cleared of the wreckage.