BRIDGEPORT - A police officer is in the hospital today after his cruiser crashed into another car.
It happened around 3:30 this morning at the intersection of Chopsey Hill Road and Reservoir Avenue in Bridgeport.
Police say the officer was responding to a call when his car struck another car, flew into the air and then hit a tree.
The officer had to to be cut from his cruiser.
He and the other driver were taken to St. Vincent's Medical Center.