Las Vegas police officer involved in vehicle accident
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Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A Las Vegas police officer was involved in a traffic collision in the northwest part of the Valley.
It happened just after 6:30 p.m. Tuesday evening near Rancho Drive and Coran Lane.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said the officer was transporting a suspect to a local jail when another driver struck his vehicle in the intersection.
Neither the officer or the driver of the other vehicle sustained any injuries, but the suspect in the back of the squad car was transported to UMC after complaining of neck pain.
The driver of the other vehicle was cited for failure to yield.