Four vehicles were involved in a collision in Collinsville around 6 pm on Wednesday.
A Collinsville police officer was driving through the intersection of Keebler Avenue and Belt Line Road when a 51-year-old man turned from Belt Line Road onto Keebler, crashing into the officer's squad car. The officer's vehicle was pushed into a stopped car on the opposite side of the road, which was then forced into the vehicle behind it. In all, four vehicles were involved in the accident.
According to Illinois State Police, the man who crashed into the officer's squad car was cited in the crash. The police officer sustained minor injuries in the accident, and was transported to Maryville's Anderson Hospital for treatment. No others were injured in the collision.
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