Cleveland police searching for driver who hit officer and fled the scene

Data pix.

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Cleveland police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that injured a police officer.

It happened Saturday around 4 a.m. at West 9th Street and Superior Avenue.

The officer, who has not been identified, was hit by a car that fled the scene.

EMS transported the officer to MetroHealth Medical Center.

There is no word on his condition.

Police say the officer was on duty at the time.

There is no word on a vehicle or suspect description.

Stay with FOX 8 for more as this story develops.

Google Map for coordinates 41.497113 by -81.698721.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.