Indiana State Police Trooper Involved In Late Night Crash
INDIANAPOLIS -- A trooper with the Indiana State Police had to be hospitalized Friday night, after he was hit by another car.
Trooper Nathan Parton was responding to a call of a pursuit when he was hit on Kentucky Avenue near the intersection of Mann Road at around 11 Friday night. When officers arrived Parton was trapped in his car where it went off the road into a tree line.
Witnesses say Parton was driving southbound on Kentucky Ave. with lights and siren on when he was hit by a driver switching lanes. Parton was later taken to Eskenazi Hospital with minor injuries.
Alcohol is not believed to be a factor.
(PHOTO: Indiana State Police)