LMPD officer injured responding to shooting

The officer and another person suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Louisville, KY - A Louisville Metro Police Officer was injured Saturday night near 16th and Muhammad Ali in the Russell neighborhood. 

LMPD says the officer was responding to a report of a shooting when he crashed into a parked car.  That officer -- and one other person were taken to the hospital with injuries.

At this time, both of their injuries are believed to be "non-life threatening."

Officials say it's still unclear what caused the accident, or if the officer had his emergency lights activated at the time of the crash. 

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