Memphis police officer struck by car

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) – A Memphis police officer was struck by a vehicle while responding to a traffic accident Monday afternoon at I-40 and Warford.

Memphis police spokesperson Karen Rudolf said the incident happened shortly before 3:00 p.m. as the officer investigated an unrelated automobile crash.

After he was struck, the officer was taken to a local hospital, where he was later reported to be in non-critical condition.

According to Rudolph, it is unknown if charges have been filed against the driver of the car that struck the officer.

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