Manhattan Beach Police Officer Injured in Crash Along 91 Freeway in Cerritos

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A Manhattan Beach motorcycle officer was injured in a crash along the 91 Freeway in Cerritos Tuesday evening, officials said.

A Manhattan Beach motorcycle officer was involved in a multi-vehicle crash along the 91 Freeway in Cerritos on Feb. 21, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

A Manhattan Beach motorcycle officer was involved in a multi-vehicle crash along the 91 Freeway in Cerritos on Feb. 21, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

The multi-vehicle crash was reported about 5:20 p.m. on the eastbound side of the 91 Freeway where it meets with the 605 Freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The officer was taken to a local hospital with moderate injuries, the Manhattan Beach Police Department reported.

Aerial video from Sky5 showed a police motorcycle with significant damage.

A SigAlert was issued in the carpool and No. 1 lane after the crash, officials said.

The crash remains under investigation by the CHP.

KTLA's Nidia Becerra contributed to this story.