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Chicago Police officer injured in crash near Soldier Field

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A Chicago Police officer was injured in a single-vehicle crash early Thursday near Soldier Field.

About midnight, the on-duty officer was on patrol and lost control of the squad car, crashing into a tree in the 1400 block of South Museum Campus Drive, according to Chicago Police.

The officer suffered minor injuries in the crash and was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, police said. Additional details were not provided.