Phila. police officer injured in crash in Frankford

FRANKFORD - December 18, 2012

It happened at 9:37 a.m. Tuesday on Torresdale Avenue at Bridge Street.

The officer was traveling northbound to assist another officer in a foot pursuit when his police cruiser collided with another vehicle.

Police say the civilian motorist ran a red light.

The officer was taken to Temple University Hospital. The civilian was taken to Aria Health Torresdale Division.

The injuries to both were said to be minor.

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