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JSO officer involved in Arlington crash

Other driver suffered life-threatening injuries; both taken to hospital

A JSO cruiser collided with another vehicle at the intersection of Arlington Expressway and the Southside Connector early Sunday morning.
A JSO cruiser collided with another vehicle at the intersection of Arlington Expressway and the Southside Connector early Sunday morning. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said that one of its officers was involved in a crash with another vehicle just after midnight Sunday.

Both drivers were taken to a local hospital.

According to JSO, the officer involved was traveling east on the Arlington Expressway when a vehicle coming off of the Southside Connector collided with the officer at the intersection.

Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department transported both the officer and the other driver to a local hospital. The other driver suffered life-threatening injuries.

There were no other passengers in either of the vehicles.

JSO Traffic Homicide is investigating the incident.