State trooper injured when car collides with his cruiser in Mansfield


MANSFIELD, Mass. ( -- A Mass. State Police trooper was injured Thursday night after his cruiser was hit by another car on Route 495.

State Police officials tell FOX 25 the incident occurred near Route 140 in Mansfield at about 7:45 p.m.

Investigators say the trooper was inside the cruiser helping another trooper investigate a car crash when a driver passing by hit his car.

The trooper was transported to Rhode Island Hospital with what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries.

State Police are investigating the incident. There is no word on whether or not any charges will be filed.