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LAPD Motorcycle Officer Injured in PCH Hit-and-Run

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Police were investigating a hit-and-run collision Wednesday involving an LAPD motorcycle officer near Sunset Boulevard and Pacific Coast Highway (map) in Pacific Palisades.

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A hit-and-run collision involving LAPD motorcycle officer occurred near Sunset Boulevard and PCH. (Credit: LOUDLABS HD)

The officer was struck around 7:50 p.m. by an older man driving a dark grey convertible Mercedes who was last seen heading north on PCH, according to LAPD Sgt. Cynthia Barlow.

He was transported to UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center with a broken ankle, Barlow said.

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The injured officer was transported to UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center with a broken ankle. (Credit: LOUDLABS HD)

The officer had just finished working a traffic enforcement detail when he was struck, according to Barlow.