Brockton

Patrol Officer, 2 People Injured After Truck Crashes Into Police SUV in Brockton

The driver will be cited for failure to stop, Brockton police said

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Three people, including a patrol officer, were injured Monday night when a man ran a stoplight and crashed his truck into a police SUV in Brockton, Massachusetts.

According to Brockton police, the officer was responding to a call when the crash occurred around 8:30 p.m. at Montello and Lawrence streets. The cruiser's siren was on and emergency lights were flashing at the time of the collision, police said.

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The officer is being treated at Brockton Hospital for non-life threatening injuries. Both the truck driver and his 66-year-old passenger were taken to Good Samaritan Medical Center with minor injuries.

The 57-year-old man who was driving will be cited for failure to stop, police said.

No other details were provided. An investigation is ongoing.

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