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(Source: WGCL)

A Gwinnett County police officer was injured late Saturday after a wreck, which occurred on SR 120 at Highway 316.

A driver made an illegal turn in front of the officer at the intersection, causing the wreck, according to a spokesperson with the Gwinnett County Police Department.

The unidentified officer sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to the hospital by the Gwinnett County Fire Department.

The driver of the other vehicle was not hurt, according to authorities, but was found to be at fault.

The Lawrenceville Police Department is handling the incident report.

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