DeLand Police officer involved in crash

(DeLand, FL) - A DeLand Police officer was involved in a minor crash while responding to a call Saturday afternoon.

The officer was responding to a possible disturbance involving a weapon when the police cruiser struck another vehicle at the intersection of Voorhis and Amelia Avenue. The officer’s lights and sirens were activated at the time of the crash.

The officer, who is not being identified at this time, was not injured and a woman and child in the other vehicle suffered minor injuries.

Florida Highway Patrol is investigating. For any future inquiries, please contact FHP.