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State trooper's squad car hit in accident

A Minnesota state trooper was injured in a traffic accident Sunday on Interstate 94 just west of Minneapolis, the Star Tribune reported .

Traffic was at a standstill for more than an hour and was backed up to Interstate 394, according to the Star Tribune.

The Star Tribune reported there were minor injuries in the crash.

Trooper Renee Adrian was injured in the accident, Kare 11 reported .

Adrian was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center for back and neck injuries, and is expected to be released from the hospital by Sunday night, according to Kare 11.

Authorities told Kare 11 the trooper's seat belt likely saved her life.