BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Baltimore police officer has minor injuries after their patrol car collided with a citizen driving on Howard Street, police say.
At around 12:04 p.m., an officer was driving eastbound in the 300 block of West Pratt Street when he collided with a citizen driving westbound in the 200 block of Howard Street.
A crash involving a BPD squad car has closed Howard and Pratt Streets downtown.looks like someone is getting treated on the sidewalk. pic.twitter.com/NzqItg77SZ
— Paul Gessler (@PaulGessler) March 26, 2020
WJZ’s Paul Gessler was on the scene and said a police officer was put in an ambulance with a neck brace.
The officer was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center with minor injuries, while the citizen refused treatment at the scene.
Crash Team detectives are investigating.