(KMOV) – A police officer was hospitalized after she crashed into a KFC in north St. Louis County on Thursday.
Authorities said the St. Louis County officer was responding to a call when she was clipped by another vehicle near the intersection of Larimore and Sierra Vista Parkway around 9:50 a.m.
Police said the officer then crashed into a nearby KFC restaurant.
The officer was transported to the hospital with a broken ankle and was expected to be OK.
Authorities said employees were inside the KFC when the wreck happened. No other injuries were reported.
Police said the driver who clipped the officer stayed at the scene.
According to police, the officer had her lights and sirens on when the wreck occurred.
Additional information was not immediately available.