Greenwood officer struck by a vehicle

An officer with the Greenwood Police Department was struck by a vehicle while directing traffic Thursday morning. WRTV Channel 6 is reporting that the incident happened at around 8 a.m., near Center Grove High School. The officer was directing traffic on Stones Crossing Road when they were struck, according to the report.

The television station is reporting that the officer was taken to Methodist Hospital in an unknown condition. The driver of the vehicle is cooperating with authorities.

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