OREGON, Ohio (WTOL) -- A police officer had to be taken to the hospital after she was hurt in a crash late Thursday night.

The accident happened around 11:30 p.m. in the southbound exit ramp from I-280 to Navarre Ave. in Oregon.

The officer was driving an unmarked car when it crashed into an SUV. The driver of the SUV suffered leg injuries and was taken to a hospital.

The officer was also hospitalized.

Crews at the scene would not comment on the extent of the officer's injuries, but she was conscious and alert.