A Milwaukee police officer suffered minor injuries after his squad car was hit by a drunk driver while responding to another crash late Friday night, according to police.
The officer was originally at the scene of a single vehicle accident near 85th and Hampton around 10:30 p.m. to provide traffic control.
Police say a drunk driver disregarded the traffic cones and plowed into the officer’s squad car, resulting in significant front end damage.
The officer is being treated for minor injuries.
The other driver was treated at the hospital and she has since been released.
The crash is still under investigation.