Lexington cruiser crashes during call response

Posted at 7:29 AM, Jul 25, 2019

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington police officer was involved in a car crash Wednesday night while responding to a call, officials said.

Officials said the crash happened just before 11 p.m.

The officer was heading toward York Street on the city's northeast side. The cruiser's emergency lights were engaged, officials said, when it collided with another vehicle at North Limestone and 3rd Street.

Authorities said no one was injured in the crash and both vehicle suffered only minor damage.