Flint officer injured in crash while on fire call

Associated Press

Flint — Authorities say a Flint police officer was injured in a crash while responding to a call about a house fire.

Police say the officer’s SUV collided with at least one other vehicle on Wednesday morning, injuring the officer and another driver. Details about the severity of injuries weren’t immediately released.

The Flint Journal reports a 911 call indicated that someone might be trapped by the fire, but the fire department later said that no one was trapped. Police say the officer was heading to the scene to assist.

The crash is under investigation.