KPD officer involved in crash on Kingston Pike
A Knoxville Police Department officer was involved in a vehicle crash Saturday evening.
WVLT's Amanda Hara was at the scene at Kingston Pike and Northshore Drive around 6:30 p.m. and spoke with the officer involved.
According to officials, the unidentified officer was traveling west on Kingston Pike at Northshore when the second vehicle traveling north on the road drove through a red light hitting the officer.
The unidentified officer was taken to Parkwest Medical for minor injuries and said he's doing well despite taking the brunt of the crash.
Officials say the driver of the second vehicle was cited for disregarding the red light.