LAPD Motorcycle Officer Taken to Hospital After Crash

The officer suffered minor injuries and was listed in good condition, officials said

By Willian Avila
|  Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013  |  Updated 10:52 AM PDT
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Motorcycle Officer Taken to Hospital After Crash

LAPD officials say a motorcycle officer was being treated for injuries at a hospital after colliding with a vehicle in the Mid-City area Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013.

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A Los Angeles police motorcycle officer was being treated for injuries after colliding with a vehicle in the Mid-City area Wednesday morning, officials said.

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The collision happened before 6:35 a.m. on La Brea Avenue north of Washington Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

The officer was transported to the hospital in stable condition and was treated for a broken wrist, LAPD Officer Sally Madera said.

La Brea Avenue was shut down between Washington Boulevard and Pickford Street while officers investigated the crash.

Details surrounding the collision were unclear.

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