Chicago Police officer on bicycle struck by vehicle in Loop

SHARE Chicago Police officer on bicycle struck by vehicle in Loop
cpd.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

A Chicago Police officer on a bicycle was struck by a vehicle Tuesday afternoon in the Loop.

The officer was responding to a call when he was struck by a vehicle in the 0-100 block of South State Street at 2:18 p.m., police said.

He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in good condition and has since been released, police said.

The 30-year-old man driving the vehicle stayed at the scene and was cited for failure to yield to a police vehicle and no insurance.

The Latest
Multiple people from a car fired shots, prompting a guest of a repass service at the Salvation Army to return shots. One person has been arrested, but police are searching for other suspects.
Police found the man, 34, with multiple gunshot wounds to the body in the 400 block of West Division Street around 2:30 a.m.
The first Sunday of the season brings Caitlin Clark to Wintrust Arena for one of the games of the day in all of sports. After that, though, Chicago fans might look at the states of some of their teams and realize there’s a lot to complain about.
The man was fighting with a woman when two other men intervened and began battering him, police said.
State Sen. Napoleon Harris III chairs the Illinois Senate’s Insurance Committee and has partnered with two men who run an insurance brokerage.