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Officer treated after car hits him at crash scene

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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A two vehicle accident that caused serious injuries closed the ramp from northbound Interstate 75 to westbound Interstate 74 Saturday evening.

The incident happened just after 8:30 p.m. Police Specialist Michael Flamm was investigating an accident that had happened earlier when a driver lost control of their vehicle and hit another car that threw the police officer over the barrier. Another man, James Mastin, was on the side of the road with the police officer and was pinned between a car and the barrier.

24-year-old Cheryl Merz lost control of her car causing her to hit the barrier and then hit the car that had just been involved in an accident. She was not injured.

Mastin was transported to University Hospital with serious injuries. Specialist Michael Flamm was treated for his injuries and released.

This accident is still under investigation.

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