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Lakemoor police officer taken to hospital after crash

Published: Monday, April 21, 2014 10:09 a.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 12:28 a.m. CDT
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A Lakemoor police officer was transported to the hospital Monday morning after his vehicle was struck while responding to a domestic violence call. Photo provided

LAKEMOOR - A Lakemoor police officer was transported to the hospital Monday morning after his vehicle was struck while responding to a domestic violence call.

Around 8:15 a.m., the officer was responding to a call 110 Rand Rd. in Lakemoor when a vehicle hit the his police SUV, according to McHenry Township Fire Battalion Chief Mike Majercik. A pickup truck and and Chevy Tahoe were invoked in the accident, but it was unclear which struck the police vehicle.

A call to the Lakemoor Police Department was not immediately returned Monday morning.

The officer was transported to Centegra Hospital-McHenry with non-life threatening injuries. None of the other drivers or passengers were injured.

The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is investigating the crash, Majercik said.

-Jim Dallke

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