Officer injured in early-morning crash

LAS VEGAS - A Las Vegas Metro Police officer was injured in an early-morning crash in the northwest part of town.

The officer was investigating a different crash near the intersection of Durango and Vegas when a car slammed into his motorcycle.  The officer was not on the motorcycle but did still suffer minor injuries.

The officer was taken to UMC, but is expected to make a full recovery.

This was the second officer-involved crash in just a few hours.  No one was hurt in a collision between a vehicle and a Metro cruiser just before 11 p.m. at Mountain Vista and Harmon.


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