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Police: Officer struck by vehicle, injured in Allentown

Published On: Nov 20 2012 11:19:53 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 21 2012 07:34:56 AM EST
Allentown police (generic image)

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.