[01-24-2023] San Bernardino County, CA – School Police Officer Injured After Apple Valley Two-Car Crash

[01-24-2023] School Police Officer Injured After Apple Valley Two-Car CrashA school police officer was injured following a two-vehicle collision in Apple Valley, San Bernardino County, on Tuesday morning, January 24, 2023.

According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, the crash occurred at around 11:01 a.m. at the Flathead Road and Highway 18 intersection.

A Ford Explorer driven by an Apple Valley School Police officer with significant front-end damage and a 2019 Honda CRV with back-end damage were involved in the crash.

The officer was taken to a nearby hospital after sustaining injuries while there was no information on the other driver. Fortunately, the Sheriff’s officials reported that no major injuries happened.

Police and emergency personnel closed the eastbound lanes of Highway 18 while they cleaned up and conducted an investigation. Traffic was diverted for roughly an hour before it was reopened.

The Apple Valley Police Department is looking into the circumstances that led to the crash.

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