WINDSOR, ONT. -- An Essex County OPP officer was taken to hospital after a police cruiser was involved in a crash near Highway 3 and Walker Road.

OPP and Essex-Windsor EMS responded to a two-vehicle collision involving an OPP cruiser near the intersection of Highway 3 and Walker Road on June 19 around 7:30 a.m.

The lone occupant officer involved in the collision was taken to hospital for the treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Police say the lone occupant driver of the other involved vehicle was not injured.

Walker Road, south of Highway 3 was closed for about one hour for the completion of the investigation, but has since reopened.

The investigation is ongoing and further information will be provided as it becomes available.

Anyone with information regarding this or any other incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.