SYLMAR (CBSLA.com) — An LAPD motorcycle officer was hospitalized Tuesday after a traffic accident in Sylmar, authorities said.

The crash was reported shortly after 1:30 p.m. he northbound Golden State (5) Freeway north of Roxford Street in Sylmar, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department and the California Highway Patrol.

The officer was stable, according to an LAPD spokesperson.