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Car slams into DPS officer during traffic stop

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PHOENIX (CBS5) -

A DPS officer was hurt in a crash Friday morning while trying to make a traffic stop, authorities said.

DPS spokesman Carrick Cook said one of their officers was pulling over a motorcycle northbound on Grand Avenue when another vehicle rear-ended the officer's vehicle, causing him to crash into the retaining wall.

The officer was taken to JCL North Mountain with a leg injury.

No other details were immediately available. Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News for updates on this developing story.

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