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Officers injured in head-on collision in Akron

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East and Iona Avenues, Akron East and Iona Avenues, Akron
East and Iona Avenues, Akron East and Iona Avenues, Akron
East and Iona Avenues, Akron East and Iona Avenues, Akron
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

Two Akron police officers injured in a head-on collision early Friday morning.

It happened around 5:30 a.m. Friday at East and Iona Avenues.

The police cruiser was responding to a burglary in progress - without lights and sirens on -southbound on Iona. A mini-van traveling northbound on Iona turned left in front of cruiser and they hit each other head-on.

The two officers were transported to local hospitals for non-life threatening injuries. The driver and passenger of the mini-van, a father and son, were also transported to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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