(KMOV)-- A University City police officer and a motorist were taken to the hospital to be treated for injuries after an accident at Kingsland and Delmar.
The officer was responding to a call of a theft or robbery behind a nearby Commerce Bank branch. A police spokesman says the officer was driving with his lights and siren on. The collision sent the patrol car into the left rear of a Metro bus and heavily damaged the cruiser.
The officer and motorist's injuries are not considered serious.