Bicycle patrol officer struck by car in Erie

Local News

An Erie police officer on a bicycle is struck by a car while on patrol downtown.

The accident was reported just after 4 p.m. Monday afternoon at 5th and State Streets.

The officer was taken from the scene to the hospital to be checked out, but his injuries were not serious. That’s according to Erie police who also tell us the driver of the car is being cited.

There’s no word yet on exactly what led to the crash.

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