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Dallas police officer injured in rollover crash, officials say

Thursday morning officials confirmed the officer was released from the hospital and is expected to be OK.
Credit: Mikes Forbes/WFAA

DALLAS — Updated at 8:10 a.m. to reflect the police officer being released from the hospital. 

A Dallas police officer was injured after his squad car crashed and rolled over late Wednesday, officials said.

According to officers on the scene, the crash happened around 10:30 p.m. as the officer was traveling southbound on Polk Street near the intersection with Camp Wisdom Road. 

Officials say the officer was responding to an officer assist call when he lost control of his vehicle, causing it to flip several times. 

The officer was transported to a local hospital with a head injury. Thursday morning officials confirmed the officer was released and is expected to be OK.

The officer is believed to have been the only person in the car at the time. No other cars were involved. 

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