Hit-skip accident injures Cleveland police officer, 1 arrested

Hit-skip accident injures Cleveland police officer, 1 arrested
(Source: WOIO)

CLEVELAND (WOIO) - A Cleveland police officer was injured when her police cruiser was struck by a driver who then fled the scene.

The accident happened around 2 a.m. Wednesday in the area of E. 146th Street and Kinsman Road.

The officer was taken to University Hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

The hit skip driver was taken into custody shortly after the accident.

His name has not been released.

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