- Associated Press - Monday, September 1, 2014

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - A Cedar Rapids police officer has been injured in a traffic accident.

A Police Department news release says the accident occurred a little before 2:45 p.m. Sunday on Blairs Ferry Road Northeast. The department says the officer was headed east to a report of a domestic assault when his vehicle collided with a westbound minivan that was in the central turn lane.

Police say the officer and the minivan driver have been treated at a hospital for minor injuries.

The Iowa State Patrol is investigating the accident.

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