Driver hits cop responding to crash, takes off

Posted at 7:00 AM, Mar 11, 2016

A driver hit a police officer on westbound 6th Avenue and took off.

The officer was approaching a rollover crash on westbound 6th Avenue near Perry Street.

The Denver Police Department said the rollover and the crash involving the officer were two separate incidents.

There is no information about the driver who hit the officer and took off.

Two westbound lanes were blocked at about 6:50 a.m.

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