Officer, K9 injured after cruiser crash in Rockland

ROCKLAND, MA (WHDH) - A police officer was transported to the hospital following a police cruiser crash in Rockland on Wednesday.

Officials say the incident happened in the area of Beach Street and Industrial Drive

A Plymouth County Sheriff’s Deputy was responding with lights and sirens engaged when it struck a car that turned left in front of the responding vehicle.

Both the officer and the driver of the car involved were transported.

A medical helicopter was called to the scene but could not respond due to inclement weather.

A K-9 in the officer’s car was also transported to an animal hospital.

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