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Raleigh police officer involved in crash

Posted December 29, 2008 5:41 a.m. EST
Updated December 29, 2008 9:38 a.m. EST

— Raleigh police were investigating a wreck late Sunday involving one of their own.

The crash happened just before midnight at the intersection of Wade Avenue and Dixie Trail.

Investigators say the police officer was traveling east on Wade Avenue and an SUV was traveling south on Dixie Trail.

Emergency crews took the officer and one person from the SUV to area hospitals. Their names were not released. The person in the SUV had significant but non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Police were trying to determine which driver caused the wreck.