Cop injured in downtown crash

A Chicago police officer was hurt in a crash downtown Thursday night, which caused a traffic back-up on Lake Shore Drive near Monroe, officials said.

A Chicago police officer was hurt in a crash downtown Thursday night, which caused a traffic back-up on Lake Shore Drive near Monroe, officials said.

A gray sedan crashed into the squad car at about 10:30 p.m.

The officer was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Three other people refused medical treatment, officials said.
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