MELBOURNE, Fla. - A Melbourne police officer was injured after crashing into a vehicle while responding to a call on Monday night.
Police say the officer was driving westbound on the East Eau Gallie bridge around 10 p.m. with lights and sirens activated when a vehicle pulled out in front of the officer, causing the officer to strike the vehicle.
The crash caused severe damage to both vehicles.
"The officer sustained multiple, non-life-threatening, injuries and the civilian driver sustained minor injuries," the Melbourne Police Department said.
Florida Highway Patrol responded to conduct the investigation.