Off-duty Philadelphia officer hospitalized after car crash

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November 2, 2013 6:54:07 AM PDT
An off-duty Philadelphia police officer has been hospitalized after his car crashed into a garage Saturday morning.

Police responded to a report of a person trapped in a car that crashed into a detached garage in the 1500 block of Cobbs Creek Parkway just before 8:00 a.m.

Police learned that the 46-year-old man was an off-duty officer who may have been suffering from a medical condition that could be the cause of the crash.

The officer was not severely injured. He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.