LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A LMPD officer has been transported to University Hospital after a crash in west Louisville.

MetroSafe says the crash happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday at 26th and Duncan Streets in the Portland neighborhood. The officer was in pursuit of a suspect when his cruiser was hit.

The cruiser caught fire, and the officer had to be pulled from it after being temporarily stuck.

Another patient aside from the officer was also transported to the hospital.

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