Authorities investigating crash after 3, including RPD officer, taken to hospital


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — An investigation is underway in Richmond on Monday after police responded to a crash involving an officer with the Richmond Police Department.  

Authorities told 8News the details about the investigation are “limited” at this time but did confirm that officers were told about the crash around 2 p.m. at Cool Lane and Mechanicsville Turnpike. According to Richmond Police, “both individuals from the vehicle and the officer were taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.” 

There are no charges at this time as the crash remains under investigation, police said. Stay with 8News for updates to this developing story. 

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