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MPD officer expected to be okay following crash on Mt. Moriah

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – A Memphis Police Officer is in critical condition following a crash on Mt. Moriah. It happened just after 10:40 a.m. F...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – A Memphis Police Officer is in critical condition following a crash on Mt. Moriah.

It happened just after 10:40 a.m. Friday in the 6000 block of Mt. Moriah, near Apple Tree Drive. Police say the officer was taken to Regional One in critical condition. Memphis Police tell Local 24 News she is expected to be okay.

Investigators tell us the officer was routine driving when they believe she swerved to miss another driver who may have come into her lane, and her car flipped.

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Q107.5 staff tweeted a picture, saying it happened in front of theradio station, and people ran to the scene to help the officer and turn the carback over after it flipped.

Investigators have not said what led to the crash.