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Alcohol likely involved in crash that injured Richmond Police officer

Posted at 6:29 AM, Jul 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-04 06:53:28-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Alcohol appeared to be a "contributing factor" in a crash that injured a Richmond Police officer, according to Richmond Police.

"At approximately 1:51 a.m., an on-duty Richmond Police Officer was involved in a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Ryland and Grace. The drivers of both vehicle were treated for non-life threatening injuries," a Richmond Police spokesperson said. "The accident is currently under investigation; however, it appears alcohol was a contributing factor on the part of the civilian driver."

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