Palm Springs officer injured during shooting

Posted by Rachel Leigh email

PALM SPRINGS, FL (WFLX) - A Palm Springs officer is injuried during a Wednesday morning shooting.

The Palm Beach sheriffs office tell us it happened around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 3400 block of Lake Worth Road in Palm Springs.

Fox 29 has learned the police officer was scuffling with a suspect when the officer shot the suspect. The officer also ended up with serious injuries, but the officer was not shot.

The suspect was sent via Trauma Hawk to Delray Medical Center, and the police officer was taken to JFK Medical Center.

We do not know the extent of either person's injuries.