Cop’s arm impaled on fence during East Garfield Park chase
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A Chicago police officer impaled an arm on a fence during a foot chase early Saturday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.
The officer suffered the arm injury during a foot pursuit about 2:40 a.m. in the 700 block of North Springfield Avenue, according to police. The injury was considered accidental.
The officer was taken to a hospital, where their condition had stabilized, police said.
Further information wasn’t available.