Police officer involved in wreck near downtown Phoenix; 2 hurt

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By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland

PHOENIX – Police are on the scene of an officer-involved crash near downtown Phoenix.

It happened at 16th and Van Buren streets.

A police SUV and three vehicles were involved in the wreck.

While the officer was not hurt, two other people were taken to a local hospital. Their injuries reportedly are not life-threatening.

3TV traffic reporter Gina Maravilla advised drivers to use Seventh Street and Washington or Jefferson streets to get around the closed intersection.