MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - A police officer in London, Ont., has been charged with dangerous driving following a crash last fall that left two pedestrians hurt.

The Special Investigations Unit says a London Police Service officer was travelling to a robbery-in-progress call around 11 a.m. on Oct. 6 when the cruiser hit another car.

The SIU says that car then hit two people.

A 23-year-old woman was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and the second person was released with minor injuries.

Const. Leah Constance Laari is set to appear in court on Feb. 27 to face the charge of dangerous driving.

The SIU is an arm's-length agency that investigates reports involving police where there has been death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault