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3 LR Motorcycle Officers Involved in Traffic Accident

Injuries have been reported

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Police say three motorcycle officers were traveling on Chester when according to witnesses a vehicle ran a red light at 7th and Chester. 

The car struck two of the officers who did sustain some injuries. They were taken to area hospitals.

Police have not said how serious the injuries are. 

"The third officer did have to lay down his motorcycle to prevent from being hit, being struck by the vehicle," says Lt. Michael Ford.

Little Rock Police say the two hit were veteran officers. 

The good news, if there is any, is that the crash happened right outside of the Little Rock Fire Department and down the block from MEMS, so first responders were on scene immediately. 

Original story:

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Three Little Rock motorcycle officers have been involved in a traffic accident, authorities say. 

Little Rock Police say the accident happened at 7th and Chester. 

Injuries have been reported. MEMS are on the scene. 

Witness says the three motorcycle officers were hit by car that ran red light.

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