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: After 2 Days, Faiza Fahad Still Missing After Leaving Wylie Home On-Foot
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.
So far police have given no description of the vehicle or driver involved in the hit & run.MORE NEWS: Burleson Police Department Asks For Prayers After Officer Kevin Cordell Shot In Line Of Duty
* This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.