Police vehicle slammed while officer working crash

Posted at 9:21 AM, Mar 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-30 10:21:01-04

A police officer is okay after his SUV was hit while he was responding to a crash in Temple Wednesday morning.

The officer was responding to a single vehicle crash on Highway 317 around 9 a.m.

While the officer was blocking traffic, a vehicle slammed into the back of his police unit. Despite the damage, there were no injuries.

In a Facebook post, the police department reminded all drivers to be careful and slow down.

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