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UAB police officer seriously injured in hit-and-run

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Published: Sep. 15, 2021 at 5:38 PM CDT
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Around 2:20 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to a motor vehicle accident near 65th Street North at 4th Court North.

Police say an off-duty UAB police officer on a motorcycle was escorting a funeral when he was struck by a vehicle.

The officer was transported to UAB Hospital with serious injuries.

Police say the occupants of the vehicle that hit the off-duty officer fled the scene on foot.

There are no suspects in custody.

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