DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas police are investigating after an off-duty officer was struck and dragged 25-50 feet by a DART train.
It happened at the intersection of Bryan and Olive Street downtown at 12:40 p.m.READ MORE: Suspect In Custody After Child Found Dead In Street In Dallas Neighborhood
DART Police responded to a report of a northbound Green Line light rail vehicle making contact with the officer as it was pulling into the Pearl/Arts District Station. They were seen marking the tracks and picking up the officer’s watch and cellphone during their investigation.READ MORE: Police: Missing Tiger In Houston Found Safe, Healthy
The officer, who is a 14-year veteran of DPD, was attending a nearby conference was taken to Baylor Hospital.
He’s in stable condition.MORE NEWS: DFW Weather: Forecast Has Rain Chances Every Day This Upcoming Week