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Austin Police Officer critically injured after colliding with 18-wheeler

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SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — An Austin Police Officer suffered critical injuries after crashing into an 18-wheeler Wednesday morning.

It was just after 2 A.M. when the truck driver was making a u-turn just East of the city on FM 969 and Decker Lane.

The officer rear ended him and was rushed to a hospital and the truck driver wasn’t hurt.

Police are still investigating the crash which has forced the closure of that section of the road.

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