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Police officer hit on scene of Dodge County crash


DODGE COUNTY, Minn. (FOX 47) -- One person was hurt and a Kasson police officer hit during a crash on Highway 14 between Kasson and Dodge Center Friday morning.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a semi was headed north on County Road 9 around 8:30 a.m., when it collided with a minivan traveling west on Highway 14.

The driver of the minivan was taken to the hospital by a Dodge Center, the semi driver was not hurt.

A Kasson police officer was hit while on the scene of the crash.  He was in his squad car at the time and struck by a passing car.  He was not hurt. 

Highway 14 was shut down in both directions for about an hour Friday morning.

First responders say driving conditions were foggy at the time of the accident.

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