Videos show moment Bratenahl police cruiser was hit, officer injured while blocking flood on I-90

Videos show moment Bratenahl police cruiser was hit, officer injured while blocking flood on I-90
Crash on April 29

BRATENAHL, Ohio (WOIO) - Authorities released multiple video angles that show the moment a Bratenahl police cruiser was hit from behind on I-90 while blocking a portion of the highway due to standing water.

The accident happened on Thursday afternoon along I-90.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the officer was in his cruiser with the emergency lights activated while blocking the right lane because of up to 2 feet of high-standing water on I-90 when a driver crashed into him.

Bratenahl police released multiple angles of the crash, including dash and body camera video from the officer involved.

Ohio Department of Transportation camera caught the crash on video:

ODOT video shows crash

Body camera video from officer involved in crash:

Body camera video of Bratenahl officer hit on I-90

Dash camera video from inside Bratenahl police cruiser:

Dash camera video from inside officer's cruiser

Responding officer’s dash camera shows scene of crash:

Responding officer arrives at the scene

As of Friday morning, the Bratenahl police officer was still hospitalized, but injuries are not considered life-threatening.

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