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Motorcyle Cop Hit When He Pulled into Traffic

Motorcyle Cop Hit When He Pulled into Traffic

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(KSL News) -- A motorcycle policeman on patrol for unsafe drivers made his own mistake tonight.

South Salt Lake Police say that officer pulled out on his motorcycle to chase a driver speeding on State Street, but he pulled in front of another car. That car hit him from behind; he lost control and crashed.

The officer went to the hospital, but luckily his injuries weren't serious.

The driver who hit the officer will not face charges.

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