TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. (AP) - Charges have not yet been filed in the crash that injured a Temple Terrace police officer.
Police say Officer Tim Crocker was stopped at a red light Tuesday when he spotted a car across the intersection making an illegal turn. When Crocker turned on his emergency lights and pulled into the intersection, an SUV crashed into his cruiser.
Crocker was taken to the hospital, but the extent of his injuries is not yet known. The driver of the SUV was not injured but her passenger was taken to the hospital with unreported injuries.
Temple Terrace is in Hillsborough County, about eight miles north of Tampa.