Officer trapped in overturned SUV overnight

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A St. Louis city police officer was briefly trapped inside of his overturned SUV early Monday morning. Shortly before 2a.m., a car struck the rear of the police unit near the intersection of Tucker Boulevard at Locust. The impact caused the SUV to overturn onto its roof.

Both the officer and the driver of the car suffered minor injuries.

They were examined by EMS on the scene.