A Los Angeles Police Department motorcycle officer was seriously injured Thursday night in a crash in the Mid-City area.
The crash occurred at 10:10 p.m. near the intersection of Arlington Avenue and 27th Street, according to Officer Rosario Herrera of the LAPD's Media Relations Division.
The injured officer was taken to a hospital in serious condition.
One person was being detained by officers at the scene, Herrera said.
Details of the crash were not immediately available.
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