Bakersfield motorcycle officer hurt in hit-and-run crash

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A motorcycle officer was injured Monday morning in a crash on Truxtun Avenue.

The officer was heading west when a pickup pulled in front of him at Truxtun Plaza West, according to police. The pickup driver didn't stop.

The officer, whose name was withheld, suffered minor or moderate injuries, police said.

The hit-and-run vehicle was described as a green, older truck.

Call police at (661) 327-7111 with information that would help the investigation.