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Off-duty HPD officer on motorcycle injured in crash involving deputy patrol car

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HOUSTON – An off-duty Houston police officer was injured in an accident involving a Harris County deputy constable Thursday on I-45.

The accident happened just before 11 a.m. on the North Freeway near Cavalcade.

According to the Houston Police Department, an off-duty officer was riding a motorcycle when he was hit from behind, and then hit a Harris County Precinct 1 deputy constable's patrol vehicle.

The HPD officer suffered minor injuries. 

The deputy constable also suffered minor injuries and was transported to the hospital.