Officer injured in motorcycle crash improving

The officer injured in a motorcycle crash on May 16 is improving significantly and has been taken off sedation, according to Police Commissioner Ray Kelly.Police

BROOKLYN - The officer injured in a motorcycle crash on May 16 is improving significantly and has been taken off sedation, according to Police Commissioner Ray Kelly.

Police say officer Carlos Olmedo was in pursuit of three suspected car thieves on foot when he was hit by a motorcycle. Olmedo was taken to the hospital with severe head trauma and other injuries.

The motorcyclist has not been charged in this incident.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

The first Kick Your Game Sneaker Exposition kicked 1 Sneaker Expo kicks off at Brooklyn Stuy Dome
Police say a man is in the hospital 2 Man shot in the face in Crown Heights
Three men are accused of assaulting a man 3 3 accused of assaulting a man during Brooklyn home invasion
Police have charged two men accused of prompting 4 2 men identified in police involved shooting
5 Neighborhood Brief for Jan. 15

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE