QUEEN CREEK, Ariz. - The Gila River Police Department says one of its officers and another driver suffered minor injuries in a three-vehicle collision in Queen Creek in southeastern Maricopa County near Power and Riggs Roads.
Officer Caroline Brown says the officer was driving home after work in a take-home police vehicle Friday morning when it first collided with a pickup making a turn and then with another vehicle.
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is investigating the wreck, and MCSO spokesman Joaquin Enriquez said no information is immediately available on possible infractions.
One person transported with injuries, PD Officer not transported, MCSO traffic investigators are en-route, roads will are restricted— @SgtJEnriquez (@SgtJEnriquez) March 10, 2017
Riggs Rd is closed east of Power due to a vehicular incident. Please use an alternate route. pic.twitter.com/1xNNOxIUCB— Queen Creek official (@TOQC_official) March 10, 2017
MCSO is investigating injury accident involving Gila River PD at Riggs and Power, no major injuries please watch for road restrictions.— @SgtJEnriquez (@SgtJEnriquez) March 10, 2017
The Associated Press contributed to this report.