HOUSTON -

The Houston Police Department said one of its motorcycle officers was injured in what appeared to be a hit-and-run accident Monday afternoon.

Houston police said it happened just before 3 p.m. Monday in the 7400 block of Helmers at Crosstimbers in northeast Houston.

Police said the officer was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital. No word yet on the officer’s condition.

Officials said the suspect vehicle drove off southbound on Helmers.

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