Amherstburg Police Officer Suffers Serious Injuries After Being Struck By Car

An Amherstburg Police officer is in stable condition after being struck by a vehicle early Monday morning.

At around 2am, the male officer was hit by a Nissan Sentra while standing near his police cruiser in the 4600-block of Alma St.

The officer suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries and was transported to hospital.

Alma St. between Concession 5 North and South was closed for several hours while an investigation was carried out.

No word yet if any charges will be laid.

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An Amherstburg Police officer was struck by a vehicle on Alma St. on September 3, 2018 (Photo courtesy of Amherstburg Police via Twitter)