EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — An East Providence police cruiser was involved in a head-on crash Sunday night.
The incident occurred at the intersection of Pawtucket and Taunton avenues in East Providence.
East Providence Police Lieutenant Michael Rapoza says the officer involved in the crash was responding to an emergency call and had his lights and sirens on.
The surrounding roads were shut down and traffic was being rerouted while crews investigated the scene.
The officer involved and two other people were brought to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.
The incident remains under investigation.