CHICAGO (STMW) — A Chicago Police sergeant was injured when a vehicle rear-ended a police car early Thursday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

The sergeant was stopped in a police car in the 5500 block of South Morgan Street at 2:55 a.m. when another vehicle hit the police car from behind, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.

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The sergeant was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the driver of the other car was taken to Holy Cross Hospital, both with non-life-threatening injuries, Gaines said.

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The crash appeared to be alcohol-related, and charges against the driver are pending, Gaines said.

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