Officer Shot in West Louisville, Two Taken to U of L Hospital

Two Louisville Metro police officers have been taken to University of Louisville Hospital following a shooting in west Louisville.

The shooting happened near 18th Street and Nelligan Ave. One officer was grazed by a shot, the other was injured in the chase.  Mayor Greg Fischer has spoken with both injured officers. A spokesman says the injuries are not life threatening.

The suspect in the case is dead.