Durham police officer injured in wreck
Posted June 12, 2015
Durham, N.C. — A Durham police officer was injured Friday afternoon when his motorcycle was struck by a car, police said.
The wreck happened at about 2 p.m. while Cpl. Christopher Andrews was escorting a funeral procession on Fayetteville Street near Homeland Avenue. According to police, a vehicle pulled in front of the officer, causing the crash.
No serious injuries were reported in the wreck, but the officer was taken to a local hospital.
Fayetteville Street was closed between Pilot Street and Cornwallis Road following the crash.
No additional information was immediately available.