A Louisville police officer is hospitalized Monday night after being involved in a crossover crash on the Gene Snyder.

It happened just before five near the Stone Street exit.  Police say a woman driving westbound on the Snyder crossed the grassy median and hit the officer head on.

Both the officer and the woman were taken to University hospital.  The officer is in serious condition the woman's injuries are not life threatening.  The accident shut down the Snyder for about three hours.

Police say there are no cable barriers on that section of the interstate.