LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A Metro motorcycle officer is recovering after being hit by a suspected drunk driver Wednesday morning.
The crash happened shortly after 2 a.m. at the intersection of Harmon Avenue and Sandhill Road.
According to Metro police, the driver of a Fiat rear-ended the officer who was stopped at a red light. The crash forced the officer’s motorcycle into the back of a Metro patrol vehicle.
The officer’s injuries are not life threatening.
The driver of the Fiat was arrested for impairment.