KCMO police officer on motorcycle collides with van

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — KCMO Police are investigating an accident that involved an officer in the Northland Friday morning.

The accident happened near 80th and N. Brighton just before 9:30 a.m.

Police said a female driver pulled out in front of an officer who was driving a motorcycle. The officer then crashed into the side of the woman’s van.


The woman told police that she didn’t see the officer.


The officer was taken to an area hospital to be treated for injuries.

Police said they did not believe the officer’s injuries were life-threatening.