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MERRILLVILLE — Minor injuries were reported after a crash Saturday night involving a Lake County Sheriff's Department squad car, according to department spokesman Mark Back.

The crash occurred at 8:15 p.m. on 93rd Avenue and Merrillville Road, he said.

The officer was reportedly on the way to a call when the wreck occurred.

Come back to for more details as they become available.

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Porter/LaPorte county reporter

Bob is a 23-year veteran of The Times. He covers county government and courts in Porter County, federal courts, police news and regional issues. He also created the Vegan in the Region blog, is an Indiana University grad and lifelong region resident.