PHOENIX (KSAZ) - A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash involving a Phoenix police car on Wednesday morning.
The Phoenix Police Department says the crash happened at 27th and Northern Avenues just after 7 a.m. The motorcyclist was transported to a nearby hospital with serious injuries.
Police say officer took a left hand turn and cut off the motorcycle rider causing him to flip over his patrol car in the morning pic.twitter.com/34y0iGdDmD— Brian Acosta (@BAcostaFox10) December 7, 2016
The officer involved in the crash was not injured.
Traffic restrictions are in place due to the crash. Please avoid the area.
Traffic closure: 27av&Northern for collision investigation. Please use alt route.— Phoenix Police (@phoenixpolice) December 7, 2016