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Driver strikes police cruiser

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A driver is in police custody after striking a police officer's cruiser on northbound Interstate 71.

The officer was assisting construction crews near Dana Avenue when the incident happened around 12:30 a.m., according to District 4 Police.

The driver fled the scene and was picked up a short time later when the vehicle broke down, officials said.

The officer was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

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