Officer seriously injured in crash near Line, Boulevard

Officer seriously injured in crash near Line, Boulevard
SPD officer in wreck near Line and Boulevard (Source Shayne Wright KSLA)
SPD officer in wreck near Line and Boulevard (Source Shayne Wright KSLA)

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - An officer was seriously injured in a crash Tuesday morning in Shreveport. It happened around 10:15 a.m. near the intersection of Line Avenue and Boulevard Street.

The officer was traveling southbound on Line when the driver of a tan Buick Century, traveling northbound, turned left and hit the police cruiser.

The officer suffered a serious injury to her head. She was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Police say the driver of the Buick refused treatment.

Line Avenue is closed in both directions as crews work to clear the area.

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