UPDATE Jan. 16: Irving police now say there was no hit & run. Officials say they received faulty information from a witness. Police say their investigation reveals “the officers were both pulling out to stop two different violators and ended up colliding with each other.”
IRVING (CBSDFW.COM) – The northbound lanes of Highway 183 in Irving are closed after a hit and run crash involving a vehicle and two members of the Irving Police Department motorcycle unit.READ MORE: US Supreme Court To Consider Controversial Texas Abortion Law
Both police officers were hurt in the crash, but their injuries are minor.
Police Chief Jeff Spivey tweeted that both officers are expected to “be OK” and confirmed that the driver that caused the crash fled from the scene.READ MORE: Texas Mother And Son Arrested In Wyoming For Murder In Oklahoma
So far police have given no description of the vehicle or driver involved in the hit & run.MORE NEWS: Southlake Ranks 20th 'Best Small City In America'; Keller & Flower Mound Most Affordable
* This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.