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12 Injured, Including 10 Cops, In West Side Pile-Up

May 26, 2019 - 8:46 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A four-car crash Saturday in Austin left 12 people injured, including 10 Chicago police officers.

A marked police van, SUV and “several civilian vehicles” were involved in a crash about 10 p.m. in the 1200 block of North Laramie Avenue, according to preliminary information, police said.

The officers were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

A man and a woman were taken with non-life threatening injuries to Norwegian American Hospital, police said. No other injuries were reported.

Additional information was not immediately available.

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