Chicago Police Officer On Bicycle Struck By Vehicle In Loop

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago Police officer on a bicycle was struck by a vehicle Tuesday afternoon in the Loop.

The officer was responding to a call when he was struck by a vehicle in the 0-100 block of South State Street at 2:18 p.m., police said.

He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition and has since been released, police said.

The 30-year-old man driving the vehicle stayed at the scene and was cited for failure to yield to a police vehicle and no insurance.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2016. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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