Off-duty police officer injured in Bronx crash

January 20, 2010 6:50:51 AM PST
An off-duty police officer was injured in a crash in Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx. Eyewitness News is told the officer was one of four people injured in the three-car crash on Shore Road just after 10 p.m. Tuesday.

They were all taken to Jacobi Medical Center with various injuries.

The off-duty officer reportedly sustained neck and back injures.

One of the drivers fled the scene and ran through the nearby Split Rock Golf Course. Police caught up with him and took him into custody. Charges against him are pending.