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: Cancer Worries Lead To Recall Of 'All Lots' Of Anti-Smoking Drug Chantix
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: Thousands Of Haitian Migrants Crowd Under Bridge To Wait In Texas Town On Mexican Border
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: Texas Doctor Says He's Still Being Punished For Trying To Save Lives During COVID-19