The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says a Birmingham police officer was involved in a motorcycle accident on Thursday morning.
According to Chief Deputy Randy Christian, the officer lost control of his personal motorcycle on Tyler Loop Road in the Center Point/Pinson area. The motorcycle left the road and ran into a ditch.
The officer suffered minor injuries and was taken to UAB Hospital. Christian said he was alert and talking when he was taken to the hospital.
No other vehicles were involved. The cause and circumstances of the crash are still being investigated.
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