Metra police officer crashes into church

April 4, 2008 5:38:29 AM PDT
A Metra police officer was injured after crashing into a Southeast Side church. The officer was going to assist Chicago police when he somehow lost control of his squad car at 88th and Commercial Friday around 2 a.m. The car ended up crashing into the stairs of Immaculate Conception BVM Church.

The officer suffered non-life threatening injuries.

The accident knocked out some pieces of the concrete stairs.