APD officer-involved crash at Third Street and Live Oak

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - An Alexandria Police Officer and another driver and passenger were injured in a traffic accident Monday afternoon at Third Street and Live Oak.

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The APD officer was responding to a burglary report around 12:33 p.m. He was driving in the left lane on Third Street when a vehicle attempted a left turn out of the right lane, in front of the officer's vehicle.

The officer suffered moderate injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The driver and passenger of the other vehicle were also transported to a local hospital for minor to moderate injuries.

Accident reconstruction officers and the crime scene unit were called to the scene. This investigation is ongoing.

If anyone has any information about this incident, please contact the detective division at 318-441-6416.

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