Tigard officer hit by car while responding to crash

The officer was taken to a hospital but is in stable condition

A Tigard Police motorcycle officer struck by car, November 6 2017. (Tigard Police)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Tigard Police Traffic Safety Officer was hit by a car while responding to another crash on Monday morning.

The officer on his motorcycle, en-route to a reported crash, when he was struck by a car on Hwy 99 northbound just south of SW Greenburg Road. The driver of the car stayed on scene and is cooperating.

The officer was taken to a hospital and is in stable condition.