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Police officer taken to hospital after crash

Driver slams car into officer's cruiser

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – A police officer was taken to the hospital Thursday evening after a driver crashed into his cruiser in Hollywood.

The crash happened in the intersection of U.S 441 and Sheridan street.

Authorities said the officer was stopped at a red light when the driver's car slammed into the officer's cruiser from behind.

The officer is expected to be OK.