MPD motorcycle officer involved in accident

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - Emergency officials and Memphis police responded to an accident late Thursday afternoon involving an MPD motorcycle officer near the intersection of Union and Cooper in Midtown Memphis.

Officials said the officer was side-swiped by a car, but released few details about how the accident happened.

The officer was taken to The Med, where he is in non-critical condition and is expected to be ok.

His identity has not been released.