KPD Officer Involved Crash

By: Nick Bona
By: Nick Bona

Knoxville (WVLT) -- A Knoxville Police officer is doing fine after a driver hit his cruiser Saturday night.

The accident happened just before 7:30.

Police say officer Matthew Janish was headed south on Broadway near Wells Avenue when a Mazda crossed the center line and hit his cruiser head on.

Officer Janish was treated for minor injuries at the hospital and released.

Police have not said if charges are pending against the Mazada's driver.


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