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IMPD officer injured in crash

IMPD officer injured in crash
Posted at 11:23 AM, Feb 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-27 11:23:59-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- An IMPD officer was injured when he was rear-ended as he was driving into work Saturday morning. 

The officer was stopped for a red light at the intersection of East Morris Street and South Meridian Street when a vehicle driven by Christina Staggs, 34, rear-ended the officer's vehicle. 

After officers observed signs of impairment, Staggs was transported to Eskenazi. She was arrested on a preliminary charge of driving while intoxicated. 

The officer was treated for minor injuries at Methodist Hospital and has been released. 

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