CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police officers fired shots at a Jeep that slammed into a police officer during an attempted traffic stop Thursday afternoon in the Albany Park neighborhood.
Police said a silver Jeep crashed into a squad car as an officer was getting out of the cruiser, while trying to make a traffic stop near Argyle and Whipple around 4 p.m.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Lead Detective In Investigation Explains On Witness Stand How Smollett Went From Victim To Suspect
Officers fired shots, but no one was struck by any bullets.READ MORE: Bulls Surprise Kelly College Prep Girls' Basketball Team With Afternoon Tournament
The officer who was trying to get out of the squad car was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.MORE NEWS: CVS Installs Time-Delay Safes At All Illinois Pharmacy Locations To Deter Would-Be Thieves
Further details were not immediately available.