Philadelphia bike officer hit by car while riding bike in Queen Village

A Philadelphia police bike officer was taken to the hospital after he was struck by a car Saturday morning.

Police say the33-year-old officer was hit by a Ford Explorer while riding his bicycle at the intersection of 5th and Lombard streets around 2:15 a.m.

He was transported to a local hospital for minor injuries, and is said to be in stable condition.


Police say the driver stayed on the scene, and was not injured.

No charges have been announced and no DUI suspected, according to police.