On-Duty Officer Injured in Collision

The officer suffered minor to moderate injuries, officials said.

--By Bay City News

A Fairfield police motorcycle officer was injured in a crash this morning, a police spokesman said.

The on-duty officer was riding his motorcycle in the 1600 block of West Texas Street around 8 a.m. when he collided with a car, Officer Cleo Mayoral said.

Mayoral said the veteran officer suffered minor to moderate injuries and was taken to a hospital to be treated.

No other injuries were reported.

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the crash, in accordance with the Police Department's protocol for such officer-involved incidents.

Copyright © 2013 by Bay City News, Inc. -- Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »