JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A police officer and three other people were taken to a hospital following a traffic crash Saturday evening at the intersection of Soutel Drive and Ribault Avenue, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
Investigators said a JSO officer was driving west on Soutel Drive around 9 p.m. when his patrol car was struck by a vehicle traveling east on Soutel Drive. The other vehicle was making a left turn onto Ribault Avenue when the incident happened.
The officer and three people in the other vehicle were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The Sheriff’s Office Traffic Homicide Unit is investigating the crash.