Police officer treated after accident on I-75


TOLEDO (WTVG) - An injury accident on I-75 northbound Tuesday evening sent a Toledo Police officer to the hospital with minor injuries.

Richard Halker was merging onto the highway from the right lane at the Washington Street on-ramp. Halker slowed and stopped, at which point he was struck from behind by Matthew Pseifer.

Halker's vehicle spun and struck the driver's door of Sgt. Michael Schwanbeck's vehicle. Schwanbeck was taken to Mercy St. Vincent's Hospital with minor injuries and later released.

It is not known if he will miss any work.