Decatur police officer involved in 2-vehicle accident - CBS46 News

Decatur police officer sustains minor injuries in 2-vehicle accident

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A Decatur police officer was involved in an accident on Scott Boulevard Monday morning.

It happened near the intersection of Clairmont Avenue around 6 a.m.

Officials said the officer was attempting to make a U-turn and did not see the other vehicle traveling in the neighboring lane and turned in front of the other vehicle.

The officer was taken to a local hospital where he was treated and released for a minor injury. A second officer who was a passenger was not injured.

The driver of the other vehicle involved did not report any injuries.

At least two lanes of Scott Boulevard were blocked for about 30 minutes. will have more information as it becomes available.

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