Cop hurt, 5 arrested after SW Side crash

November 6, 2010 9:01:14 AM PDT
A Chicago police officer was hurt on the city's Southwest Side early Saturday.The officer and a partner were in the 2100-block of South California Avenue when a fight broke out.

When officers approached in a police car, some of the people fighting jumped into a car to flee but ended up striking the police vehicle.

The injured officer was taken to a hospital with minor injuries. Five suspects were in custody with charges pending.