UNIONTOWN (KDKA) – A police officer was flown to a hospital in Morgantown, W. Va. after a two-vehicle accident in Uniontown.
The accident occurred on East Fayette Street and as a result of the accident, the police vehicle caught fire.READ MORE: Local Police Departments Team Up To Enforce Pedestrian Traffic Laws
According to the Uniontown City Police Lieutenant Kolenick, a bystander helped pull the officer from the vehicle.
After the accident, the officer was alert and talking at the scene. He was flown to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.READ MORE: Just Hanging Out: Butler County Man Twice Catches Bear On Camera In His Yard
The other individual involved in the accident sustained minor injuries.
Pa. State Police are investigating the accident.MORE NEWS: Pennsylvania Ending Extended Jobless Benefits, Unemployment Rate Falls Below 5%
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