Officer sent to hospital for minor injuries after falling near Bankhead Pkwy

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A Huntsville Police Officer fell several feet near Bankhead and Fearn Road in Huntsville.

Sgt. Stacy Bates said the officer was writing up a report on a car theft in the area. He added that the fall was accidental.

The officer was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.