Las Vegas Sun

July 24, 2016

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Passing car strikes officer after pulling over vehicle

Officer struck

A Metro Police traffic officer had stopped a motorist at St. Louis Avenue and Atlantic Street about 5 p.m. today when another motorist clipped the officer's motorcycle and struck him.

The officer was able to stand up after the collision and was taken to a hospital for observation, police said.

Metro's traffic division is investigating the collision.

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