• Police: Driver ran red light & smashed into police cruiser

    By: Mike Saccone

    Updated:

    CANTON, Mass. - A Canton police officer was taken to the hospital after another car smashed into the officer’s cruiser Wednesday evening, Deputy Police Chief Helena Rafferty told Boston 25 News.

    Rafferty said a driver blew through a red light at the intersection of Sherman and Washington Streets around 4:30 p.m. She described the collision as a fender bender. 

    No one was seriously injured. 

    Rafferty said the officer was taken to the hospital as a precaution. 

    Police cited the driver for failure to stop at a red light. 

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