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Metro officer involved in crash

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A Metro policeman was involved in a crash late Saturday night.

The officer had blocked off McGavock Pike near Lakeland during a traffic stop.

A driver sped through the road block and slammed into a green Jeep on the shoulder of the road. The Jeep was forced forward and crashed into the officer's patrol car.

The Jeep and police cruiser sustained minor damage.

No one was injured in the incident.

Police suspect the driver who caused the crash was drunk.

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