LUBBOCK, Texas — A police officer had moderate injuries after he was struck by a vehicle near the 2300 block of 51st Street on Tuesday night, according to the Lubbock Police Department.
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LPD said the initial call came in at 9:10 p.m. One person was taken into custody, according to police. As of Tuesday night, authorities could not yet confirm if the officer was taken to the hospital.
Click here for an update on the story after LPD named Matthew Trent Plank as a suspect.