Portion of Niagara Falls Boulevard shut down following 3-car crash involving police vehicle

May 15—Niagara Falls Boulevard is closed to traffic from 79th to 81st streets due to a three-car crash involving a Niagara Falls Police patrol vehicle.

The accident occurred about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and involved the patrol car, a Nissan and a Jeep Compass.

The officer in the patrol car was taken to a hospital to be evaluated.

The driver of the Nissan complained of back pain after the crash.

The driver of the Jeep Compass did not report any injuries at the scene.

This is a developing story, we'll have further updates when they become available.