Local News

News > Local News > Driver in Custody after Crash that Injured IMPD Officer

Driver in Custody after Crash that Injured IMPD Officer

WIBC file photo

A driver is in custody after a hit and run crash that injured an Indianapolis Metro Police Officer early Saturday.

Police say a man was driving the wrong way down Michigan Street near North Pine Street downtown when he hit the officer’s squad car around 4:00 a.m. After the crash, that driver got out and ran.

According to our news gathering partners at RTV-6, the officer was transporting a person in custody at the time of the crash. Dispatchers said the officer suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital to be checked out

After a brief search, the alleged hit-and-run driver was found hiding in bushes near Dorman and Michigan St. and taken into custody.

Other Articles You May Like

Congressional challenger Kevin Grant (R-4th) (WIBC.com photo: Committee to Elect Kevin J. Grant) U.S...
Former House Speaker John Gregg (D, right) greets Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb (R). (WIBC.com photo: Abdul-Hakim Shabazz...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The union bargaining committee for the Carrier workers have agreed to a deal with the...
WESTPORT, Ind. -- A six-year old girl is in the hospital after she was struck by lightning. It happened after 9 a...
(UPDATE AT 1:20PM) -- IPL is reporting that power has been restored to all but 381 customers on the city's east...