A Los Angeles Police Department motorcycle officer was taken by ambulance from the Mid-City neighborhood of Los Angeles after a crash involving an SUV Tuesday morning.
The crash occurred at the intersection of South La Brea Avenue and Venice Boulevard, aerial video from Sky5 showed just after 8 a.m.
Medical personnel could be seen treating the officer at the scene. Video showed the officer was moving.
The officer was conscious and breathing when transported to a hospital, according to LAPD spokesman Officer Drake Madison.
A dark-colored SUV was stopped near the officer and the downed motorcycle. Madison said a collision had occurred, and it was not a hit-and-run.
There was no immediate word on the condition of the driver in the SUV.
The cause of the crash was under investigation.