Police officer and driver injured in collision

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A Birmingham police officer and a male driver are both being treated for injuries right now. The car and the police cruiser collided at Carraway Boulevard and 1st Avenue North on Friday night.

Sergeant Johnny Williams say both the officer and civilian are expected to recover from their injuries. Williams considers the injuries to be just "bumps and bruises."

Both were taken to UAB Hospital.

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