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Cop injured in traffic crash

A police officer responding to a burglary was injured in a traffic accident Monday in the North Side Avondale neighborhood.

The officer was responding to call of a burglary in progress when he crashed into another vehicle at North Sacramento and West George about 1:15 p.m., according to police.

The officer was taken in a good to fair condition to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, officials said.

No one else was injured.

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