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Police: Officer struck by vehicle, injured in Allentown

By Jamie Peter, Reporter,
Published On: Nov 20 2012 10:19:53 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 21 2012 06:34:56 AM CST

A member of a Lehigh County District Attorney Task Force has been injured, Allentown police confirm.

A member of a Task Force was hurt Tuesday night when the officer was struck by a vehicle near the intersection of Amanda and Court streets in Allentown around 10:00, police said.

Initial reports indicate the accident was a hit-and-run. 

The officer, police said, did not suffer life threatening injuries.