Dashcam captures scary moment for Newburgh Heights police on I-77

NEWBURGH HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash involving a Newburgh Heights police cruiser.

Newburgh Heights police were assisting Cuyahoga Heights police with a crash on Interstate 77 northbound -- south of Grant Avenue -- Sunday around 3 a.m.

While investigating the crash, a vehicle traveling northbound struck the rear of the Newburgh Heights cruiser, which narrowly missed officers on scene, authorities said.

The driver's injuries were not severe.

No police officers were injured.

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