Macedonia police officer struck by a vehicle while on duty; being evaluated for possible broken ankle

Macedonia police officer struck by a vehicle while on duty; being evaluated for possible broken ankle
(Source: Gray News)

MACEDONIA, Ohio (WOIO) - Macedonia Police have confirmed one of their police officers was struck by a vehicle while on duty Saturday night. The police officer was investigating a car accident.

Police said he is currently being checked for a possible broken ankle.

Police said the officer responded to a car accident on State Route 82, east of Shepard Road. This happened shortly before 5:30 p.m.

Macedonia Police said the Summit County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating.

Macedonia Police also confirmed SR 82 is now back open.

We will update this story if more information becomes available.

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