Hero Down: Chicago PD Officer Christopher Morrison Dies Of Car Crash Injuries

Chicago Police Officer Christopher Morrison was critically injured in a one-vehicle collision on Mar. 3.

Chicago, IL – Chicago Police Officer Christopher Morrison passed away on Thursday, over three days after he was critically injured in an off-duty car crash.

Officer Morrison, 32, was traveling eastbound along Interstate 290 at Kedzie Avenue at approximately 11:55 p.m. on Mar. 3, when his vehicle slammed into a concrete wall to his left side, WGN reported.

He was alone in the car at the time of the collision, and no other vehicles were involved.

Officer Morrison was rushed to the hospital in critical condition, having suffered two broken legs and a broken neck, WGN reported.

According to the medical examiner, Officer Morrison succumbed to his injuries at 10:33 a.m. on Thursday, the Chicago Sun-Times reported.

Officer Morrison joined the department in April of 2017, and was assigned to the 8th District Chicago Lawn, according to WGN.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Chicago Police Officer Christopher Morrison, both blood and blue. Thank you for your service.

Rest easy, hero. We’ll hold the line from here.

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THEDUKE
THEDUKE

"Chicago Police Officer Christopher Morrison was critically injured in a one-vehicle collision on Mar. 3"

RIP Officer Christopher Morrison. Know that you were one of the good ones who lived by trying to do and doing the right thing in life. My sympathies to his family

ProGODProUSA
ProGODProUSA

Rest in peace, Officer Morrison. May God be with your family, both blood and blue. Thank you for your service to your community.

Vi_Grant-Cole
Vi_Grant-Cole

God Speed for Officer Morrison and his family. RIP