Clarksville police officer injured in crash

Clarksville police officer injured in crash (Image 1)
Clarksville police officer injured in crash (Image 1)

A Clarksville police officer was injured in a crash Friday morning while assisting a stranded motorist.

The motorist was also injured after the driver of a Ford Ranger pickup truck crashed into the motorist's car, sending it into the officer's patrol car.

It happened just after 7 a.m. on Fort Campbell Boulevard near Gate 1 to the Army installation.

Both the officer and the motorist were transported to Gateway Medical Center with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

The driver of the pickup truck was cited for reasonable care.

No names were released. The investigation is ongoing.

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