Austin police officer involved in crash, suffers minor injuries

The Greater Austin Crime Commission expressed frustration Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, as the city council budget talks continued without funding for additional police department staffing. (KXAN/Chris Davis)
The Greater Austin Crime Commission expressed frustration Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, as the city council budget talks continued without funding for additional police department staffing. (KXAN/Chris Davis)

AUSTIN (KXAN)– Austin police say one of their vehicles was involved in a a crash at the Interstate 35 southbound service road near Riverside Drive.

Police say the officer has been transported to the hospital with minor injuries. All lanes of the southbound frontage road are open except for the westbound Riverside turn lane.

 

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