Willimantic police officer injured in crash

- FILE - Willimantic Police Cruiser (WTNH / Tina Detelj)

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (WTNH)– A Willimantic police officer was injured in an accident on Tuesday afternoon.

Willimantic Police say that an officer in a police cruiser was involved in a crash in the mid afternoon hours at the intersection of Ash Street and Jackson Street.

Police say the unidentified officer sustained minor injuries to his arms.  It’s unclear if anyone else was injured.

The cause of the accident is unknown at this time. Police did not release any further details.

The crash remains under investigation.

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