SHERMAN OAKS (CBSLA.com) — One person was arrested and one person was detained on Monday afternoon in connection with a hit-and-run incident in which an LAPD bicycle officer was struck by a vehicle in Sherman Oaks that fled the scene.
The officer was transported to a nearby hospital with relatively minor injuries.READ MORE: Port Of LA Will Fine Companies For Excess Containers
The crash happened shortly before 4 p.m., near the corner of Dickins Street and Noble Avenue, after the bike officer attempted to stop a motorist for a traffic violation. The motorist’s vehicle then struck the officer and fled the scene.READ MORE: Former LBUSD Safety Officer Eddie Gonzalez Charged With Murder In Death Of Mona Rodriguez
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