Boston police officer hit by wrong-way driver in Jamaica Plain

Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Evan Allen Globe Staff  December 30, 2017 A Boston police officer was uninjured after a wrong-way driver hit his cruiser at the intersection of Forest Hills and Morton streets in Jamaica Plain early Saturday morning, according to Boston police spokesman Officer Stephen McNulty. The accident occurred at 2:39 a.m., McNulty said, as the officer was turning left on a green light from the Arborway and was struck by another vehicle traveling outbound on the inbound side of the Arborway. The wrong-way vehicle hit the driver’s side corner and front door of the officer’s cruiser. Neither the driver nor the officer was injured, though the officer was taken for medical evaluation as a precaution. He was released and returned to duty. Advertisement The driver of the other vehicle refused medical treatment and was issued a citation for driving the wrong way on a one way, McNulty said. Evan Allen can be reached at [email protected] Follow her on Twitter @evanmallen. Loading comments…

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