Des Moines Officer, Passenger Hurt in Crashes

MGN online

Tools

By Rachel Begle

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A Des Moines police officer and a woman he was helping have been hurt in separate accidents on a slick road.

The Des Moines Register says the woman's car had been disabled and the officer was giving her a ride when the first accident occurred around 8 a.m. Wednesday near Prospect Park. Another car slid across the center line and hit the officer's patrol car. The woman in the officer's car was taken to a hospital.

As the officer and the other driver talked, another car slid toward them. Police say the officer jumped onto the hood of a car to safety but hurt his back when he slid off the hood.

No charges have been reported in either accident.
facebook twitter rss mobile google plus
email alerts you tube hooplanow pinterest instagram

What's On KCRG