Police Searching for Hit-and-Run Driver Who Struck LAPD Officer

A Los Angeles Police Department officer sustained minor injuries after being struck by a hit-and-run driver Thursday afternoon in Rosemead, according to a California Highway Patrol official.

The officer was hit in the carpool lane on the eastbound 10 Freeway near Del Mar Avenue around 4:45 p.m., CHP Officer Rubio said.

Officials were searching for a black Toyota Camry with tinted windows and white lettering in the read window. The driver was believed to have exited the Walnut Grove Avenue exit.

Camera footage was also being examined.


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