LAPD Motor Officer Injured in Collision With Car in Van Nuys

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A motor officer with the Los Angeles Police Department was rushed to the hospital early Saturday morning after a collision with a car in Van Nuys, authorities said.


Both the officer’s motorcycle and the car sustained serious damage in the crash, Jan. 11, 2014. (Credit: On Scene TV)

The crash occurred at the intersection of Sepulveda Boulevard and Raymer Street around 12:05 a.m., according to the LAPD.

The officer was taken to Holy Cross Medical Center in serious condition with back injuries, police said.

The other driver involved in the crash did not come to a complete stop at the intersection, the LAPD’s Valley Traffic Division told KTLA 5.

The driver was questioned by police, but not booked, according to the LAPD.

Sepulveda Boulevard was briefly closed while police investigated the collision.