LOUISVILLE, Ky. — (WHAS11) -- An accident sent an officer to the hospital and injured one other person early Thursday morning.

According to police, an LMPD 2nd Division officer was involved in a head-on vehicle collision between 40th & 39th St on W. Broadway around 2:30am. The officer was traveling westbound and the other vehicle eastbound when the two vehicles collided.

The officer was transported to University Hospital and is in stable condition. The driver of the other vehicle was treated at the scene for minor injuries.

The LMPD Traffic Unit is conducting the investigation.