2 Injured in Rear-End Crash on Highway 60 at Greenfield Road [PHOENIX, AZ]
Mesa Police Officer Injured in Phoenix Car Accident
PHOENIX, AZ (August 12, 2020) — A Mesa police officer was one of the two people involved in a rear-end crash on Highway 60 near Phoenix on Tuesday.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the officer pulled over to address a ladder that was on Highway 60 at Greenfield Road.
While the officer was still in the stopped police cruiser, an SUV struck the back portion of the marked vehicle.
The officer required extrication from his vehicle. Emergency personnel took him to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
Meantime, the woman driving the SUV also received treatment at the hospital for serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
The police have not released the names of those involved. This crash remains under investigation.
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