A Buffalo Police K9 Vehicle Involved in a Crash

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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Buffalo Police vehicle was involved in a crash with another car at South Elmwood and West Chippewa Wednesday morning. 

The wrecked K9 vehicle was left in the center of the intersection. The purple Jeep it collided with, ended up crashing into a light pole. 

Officer Jared Domracki and his K9 partner Lehner were both injured in the accident.  Both suffered minor injuries according to Police.  Lehner is a police dog named after fallen Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner. 

BPD is investigating a vehicle accident involving one of our K9 vehicles on South Elmwood and Chippewa. Officer Domracki and K9 Lehner are being treated for minor injuries.

— Buffalo Police Dept (@BPDAlerts) April 10, 2019

The Buffalo Police accident investigation unit is still investigating the crash.