EL PASO, Texas -- An El Paso police officer was hurt in an on-duty motorcycle crash Monday afternoon.
It happened about 12:10 p.m. on Railroad near Morning Glory in northeast El Paso, officials said.
What caused the officer to crash his motorcycle unit wasn't immediately known; the EPPD motorcycle was the only vehicle involved in the crash.
The motorcycle officer was taken to a local hospital for evaluation; there was no immediate word on the extent of any injuries.
Police said Railroad and Morning Glory were blocked off as investigators examined the scene.