MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minneapolis police officer is recovering after being involved in a crash early Friday morning.

According to Minneapolis police, the accident occurred just before 2 a.m. on 28th Street and  Blaisdell Avenue South.

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Police said the officer was trying to catch up to someone or something when the officer struck a parked car.

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There was no one inside the car when it was hit.

The officer was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries, and is expected to be OK.

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The accident is currently under investigation.