Police motorcycle officer hit by a car

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A police officer was injured after he was hit by a car as he got off his motorbike.

The police motorcycle officer was struck by a car as he dismounted on Commonside Lane, Streethouse, at about 6.50pm on Sunday.

The suspect vehicle left the scene but was located nearby.

The male officer suffered a minor knee injury and was taken to hospital for precautionary checks.

A 26-year-old man in the car was arrested on suspicion of Section 18 wounding in connection with the incident and remains in police custody today.

Peoples Holding staff Liv Pad, Liv Woodward, and Dan Causio.

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