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Metro officer rear-ended, injured during traffic stop

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Officer rear-ended on I-215. Officer rear-ended on I-215.
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Las Vegas Metro Police said an officer in one of their unmarked vehicles was rear-ended while on a traffic stop on I-215 near Eastern Avenue.

The crash happened at 3:05 p.m. Wednesday.

Metro said the officer was being treated for at University Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.

It's too early in the investigation to determine whether there will be criminal charges, or if alcohol was involved, police said. 

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