LENNOX (CBSLA.com) — A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy was injured Thursday morning in a traffic accident, officials said.
The deputy was on his way to assist another officer when the accident occurred near West 92nd Street and South Normandie Avenue at 6:19 a.m., authorities said.READ MORE: Orange County Reaches 5,000 COVID-19 Death Milestone
In order to avoid a collision with another driver, the deputy crashed into a church.READ MORE: SoFi Stadium Looking To Fill More Than 3,000 Part-Time Positions With Job Fairs Being Held This Month
The deputy was transported to UCLA Harbor Medical Center in unknown condition.MORE NEWS: Feds: Mustafa Qadiri Of Irvine Used $5 Million In Fraudulent PPP Loans To Buy Ferrari, Bentley, And Lamborghini
The California Highway Patrol is investigating.