Police: officer injured after being hit by stolen car

ROSEDALE, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland say an officer was injured after a woman driving a stolen car crashed into his police cruiser.

Baltimore County Police said the officer was inside of a marked patrol car early Saturday when it was struck by a stolen 2007 Lincoln Town Car.

Police said the officer was taken to a local hospital for treatment and later released.

Police said driver of the stolen car was taken to a local hospital and is suspected to survive her injuries.

Police did not immediately release the woman’s name.

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