Hattiesburg police officer, woman injured in traffic collision

Hattiesburg police officer, woman injured in traffic collision
A police officer and a civilian were injured in a wreck on Edwards Street near the Duke Avenue intersection. (Source: WDAM)

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg police officer and a woman were injured when their vehicles collided Thursday night.

The officer was traveling on Edwards Street when a woman driving an SUV crashed into the drivers side of the police car near Duke Avenue around 7:45 p.m., according to the Hattiesburg Police Department.

Hattiesburg police and fire responded to the wreck on Edwards Street.
Hattiesburg police and fire responded to the wreck on Edwards Street. (Source: Hattiesburg Police Department)

The officer and the woman were transported from the scene to a local hospital for treatment.

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