A prisoner being transported by Goddard police suffered minor injuries when the officer's squad car was hit from behind.
It happened shortly before 10 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Kellogg at I-235. The squad car was struck from behind by a pickup truck.
The officer and the driver of the pickup truck were not seriously hurt. The prisoner in the back of the squad car suffered minor injuries and was transported by EMS to Via Christi Hospital - St. Joseph for treatment.
The accident is under investigation.