Roanoke City Police Investigate Accident on Williamson Road


Williamson Road reopened around 9 p.m. Friday after an accident shut it down at the intersection with Huntington Boulevard near the Greek Orthodox church.

Roanoke City Police say it happened around 3:15 p.m. on the 3600 block of Williamson Road.

Police tell us a vehicle hit a marked Roanoke City Police cruiser, causing the officer to hit a parked car.

Two people were taken to the hospital, including the officer inside the police car, and the driver of the other vehicle.

No one was inside the parked car.

The accident is still under investigation, and no further details have been released at this time.

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