Seattle motorcycle cop injured in crash on I-5

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SEATTLE — A motorcycle officer was involved in a serious crash Thursday morning on Interstate 5 in Shoreline.

According to Washington State Patrol Trooper Rick Johnson, a Seattle police officer was involved in a crash around 6:00 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-5 near NE 205th Street.

Johnson said the officer was up and talking, but it was unclear how seriously the officer was injured.

Traffic was being diverted around the scene — check our live traffic map here.

This is a developing story and will be updated.