JSO police cruiser crashes near UNF

Second vehicle could be involved

By Maria Hernandez - Associate producer

JSO officer crashes cruiser at complex off Kernan Boulevard, near UNF. Possible chase involved.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A Jacksonville police officer crashed his patrol car early Saturday morning at the District at Kernan apartments off Kernan Boulevard, near the University of North Florida. 

The JSO cruiser received front-end damage, and a second, silver vehicle could also be seen near the scene. It's unclear if it was involved in the incident.

News4Jax received several calls around the same time about a possible police chase in the nearby area. Several major roads surrounding the crash were also blocked off.

It's still unclear if the officer received any injuries.

We will bring you more details as they are made available.

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