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3 Cook County police vehicles damaged in Oak Forest crashes

Sunday, May 13, 2018
Daily Southtown
by Frank Vaisvilas

hree Cook County sheriff’s police vehicles were damaged in crashes in Oak Forest Saturday night, according to a spokeswoman.

 

At about 10:57 p.m. a sheriff’s deputy was investigating a crash at 159th Street and Ridgeland Avenue when his vehicle was struck by another vehicle.

 

The officer was not in the vehicle at the time and he was not injured.

 

Two officers in separate vehicles arrived at the scene and parked their cars before another vehicle crashed into one of the police vehicles.The force of that crash caused one police vehicle to crash into the other police vehicle.

 

 

 

No serious injuries were reported and the drivers of the vehicles that struck the squad cars were cited.

 

Frank Vaisvilas is a freelance reporter for the Daily Southtown



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