Officer hospitalized following grinding crash

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">March 27, 2009 - Investigators say the Philadelphia police officer will be admitted to the hospital for injuries she suffered in a crash in Center City early Friday.</span></div>
March 27, 2009 3:58:31 AM PDT
Her cruiser smashed into several parked cars and landed on its roof. Authorities tell Action News that the accident happened just after 3 a.m. at the intersection of 24th and Locust in Center City Philadelphia.

The police cruiser hit several parked cars and then flipped onto its roof.

Medics say the officer suffered a leg injury and was taken to the hospital.

The investigation into just what caused the accident is in its early stages.

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