(KMOV) – A St. Louis County police officer was hospitalized after being involved in a multi-vehicle wreck in Des Peres on Friday.
Authorities said an officer was driving eastbound in the 12900 block of Manchester Rd. when a driver in the right lane tried to turn into the parking lot of a nearby Red Robin restaurant.
Police said that’s when the driver smashed into the side of the police officer’s car, which then hit a utility pole.
The officer was taken to St. John’s Hospital, where she was treated for injuries occurred when the air bag deployed.
Police said the other driver was not hurt. It was not known if charges would be filed against her.