Mayfield Heights police officer struck by car on I-271

Mayfield Heights police officer struck by car on I-271
One person killed in car accident on E. 143rd. (Source: MGN Online)

MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - Police are investigating an accident involving a Mayfield Heights police officer.

The accident happened at 9:35 p.m. Wednesday when the officer was struck by a vehicle on I-271 North at US 322 West, Mayfield Road.

Investigators are still on scene and the on-ramp heading northbound is closed.

Dispatchers tell us the officer was not seriously hurt and was taken to the hospital.

This is a developing story.

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