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East Orange Police Officer Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash

By rlsmetro on
East Orange

An investigation is underway into a crash involving a police cruiser that sent a police officer to the hospital late last night.

Emergency crews rushed to the area of Central Ave. and Eppirt Street shortly before 11 p.m. for a crash with possible injuries.

First responders arriving to the scene located a police car damaged after a collision that had the involved vehicle's driver flee the scene.

The officer was transported to the hospital in an unknown condition.

The East Orange Police Department are handling the investigation.