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Tacony Palmyra Bridge reopens after crash involving police officer

Thursday, January 02, 2014

Tacony Palmyra Bridge has reopened from Philadelphia to New Jersey after a crash involving a police officer early Thursday morning.

The incident happened around 12:30 a.m. on the mid-span of the bridge.

Two cars collided head-on and one of the vehicles was a police car.

The officer was taken to the hospital but is expected to be treated and released, authorities say.

Police are testing the driver in the second vehicle for Driving Under the Influence.

There are no charges at this time.

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