GLENDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - An officer is in the hospital after he was involved in a crash in Glendale.
It happened near 59th and Missouri avenues around 5 p.m. on Sunday.
Glendale police said the situation started when they received reports that people inside of a vehicle were involved in a physical fight after a crash. One of the individuals possibly had a gun with him.
When the first officer arrived on the scene he saw the fight still in progress.
As the officer was was moving his vehicle to block traffic, a vehicle traveling northbound on 59th Avenue collided with his patrol vehicle.
The officer received minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital.
Police said the officer broke his arm and dislocated his shoulder but was alert the entire time.
No one else was hurt.
Investigators said the officer had his emergency lights on at the time of the crash.
It is unclear if the people inside of the vehicle were cited or arrested.