BEAUMONT — From the Beaumont Police Department:
On Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 1:08pm, three of the Traffic Officers assigned to the Motor Unit, were traveling west bound in the 2200 block of IH10, headed to a possible fatality on 11th St. A vehicle started drifting into their lane of travel. The officer's attention was on the vehicle and one of the Motorcycle Officers struck a hazard in the road and crashed.
The officer was taken to the hospital by EMS. He is alert and in stable condition. We appreciate all the calls and support from citizen's and we are so grateful his injuries were not life-threatening.